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ASM International to sell partial stake of about 9% in ASMPT


Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - ASM International NV ::REG-ASM INTERNATIONAL N.V. ANNOUNCES INTENTION TO SELL PARTIAL STAKE OF APPROXIMATELY 9% IN ASMPT.TO SELL 37 MILLION SHARES OF TOTAL OUTSTANDING SHARE CAPITAL IN ASM PACIFIC TECHNOLOGY LTD. THROUGH PARTIAL SECONDARY SHARE​.‍ASMI INTENDS TO DISTRIBUTE A PART OF PROCEEDS TO ITS SHAREHOLDERS IN FORM OF A TAX EFFICIENT CAPITAL RETURN​.‍FOLLOWING PLANNED DIVESTMENT ASMI WILL OWN APPROXIMATELY 25% OF SHARES IN ASMPT​.