Results of Capital Raising
28 May 2014
On 9 May 2014, the Board of Directors of the Bank announced details of an equity capital raising of approximately £400 million through the issue of 200 million new ordinary shares in the capital of the Company (the “New Ordinary Shares”) by way of a conditional placing and open offer (together with
the Bonus Issue, the “Capital Raising”).
Today, the open offer to existing Shareholders of the Company, other than those located in certain excluded jurisdictions (“Qualifying Shareholders”), to subscribe for New Ordinary Shares (the “Open Offer”) closed in accordance with the terms and conditions contained in the circular published by
the Company on 10 May 2014.