Reference is made to the stock exchange announcement by Northern Ocean Ltd (the
"Company") on 13 December 2022 regarding the placement and issuance of
47,022,157 new shares (the "Offer Shares") in a private placement raising
approx. USD 45 million in gross proceeds to the Company.
Delivery of the Offer Shares allocated to investors in the Private Placement is
made by delivery of existing shares in the Company borrowed by the managers of
the Private Placement from Hemen Holding Ltd. pursuant to a share lending
The Offer Shares have now been registered in the Company's Register of Members
as duly issued. The 47,022,157 newly issued shares have been issued on a
separate ISIN in the VPS and redelivered to the share lender and will not be
listed and tradable on Oslo Børs until after the publication of a listing
prospectus to be approved by the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway.
The total number of issued shares in the Company is 181,618,186, each of a par
value of USD 0.50.