In accordance with the Rules of the Ljubljana Stock Exchange (Pravila Ljubljanske borze, d. d., Ljubljana) and the Financial Instruments Markets Act (Official Gazette of the RS, no. 67/2007, as amended, hereinafter referred to the ZTFI), SIJ - Slovenska industrija jekla, d. d., Gerbičeva ulica 98, Ljubljana (hereinafter: SIJ d.d., the company or the issuer), in relation to the expected change of the Conditions of Notes issued by SIJ - Slovenska industrija jekla, d.d., Ljubljana, with the SIJ2 and SIJ3 ticker symbol, hereby notifies the public that
- due to the implementation of the change of the conditions of notes with the SIJ2 and SIJ3 ticker symbols, as approved by the Noteholders with Written Resolutions, on 23 December 2015 we shall replace Notes with the SIJ2 ticker symbol with new Notes with the SIJ4 ticker symbol, and replace Notes with the SIJ3 ticker symbol with Notes with the SIJ5 ticker symbol. In comparison to the conditions of the existing Notes, the only modification of the conditions of the new Notes relates to the inclusion of the approved changes;
- due to the implementation of the necessary procedures in the central registry, as of 21 December 2015, trading with SIJ2 and SIJ3 Notes shall be stopped, while after the replacement is performed, the new SIJ4 and SIJ5 Notes shall begin to be traded on the organised market of the Ljubljana Stock Exchange (Ljubljanska borza d.d., Ljubljana).
The consolidated text of the modified conditions of the SIJ2 Notes (which apply to the modified Notes with the SIJ4 ticker symbol) and of the SIJ3 Notes (which apply to the modified Notes with the SIJ5 ticker symbol) are provided in the enclosed documents.
The information contained in this announcement shall be made available on the official website of SIJ d.d. (www.sij.si) for a minimum of five years of the date of publication.
Ljubljana, 18 December 2015
Management Board of SIJ d.d.