VOLUNTARY AND CONDITIONAL TAKEOVER BID IN CASH (THE “TAKEOVER BID”) BY ORANGE SA (“ORANGE”) FOR ALL SHARES WHICH ARE NOT ALREADY HELD BY ORANGE OR BY PERSONS AFFILIATED WITH ORANGE AND ISSUED BY ORANGE BELGIUM SA (“ORANGE BELGIUM”)
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This Microsite contains announcements, documents and other information (together the "Information") published by Orange and/or Orange Belgium in connection with the Takeover Bid in compliance with the Belgian Takeover Act and the Belgian Takeover Decree (the “Belgian Takeover Laws”).
The Information contained in this Microsite does not constitute an offer to sell or otherwise dispose of, or any invitation or solicitation of, any offer to purchase or subscribe for any securities pursuant to the Takeover Bid or otherwise in any jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation is unlawful.
Please read this notice carefully – it applies to all persons who view the Microsite to access Information and, depending on who you are and where you live, it may affect your rights.
The Information is not for publication or distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into any Restricted Jurisdiction, and the availability of such Information (and any related offer) to shareholders who are resident in, or citizens or nationals of, jurisdictions outside Belgium, or to agents, nominees, custodians or trustees for such persons, may be affected by the laws of the relevant jurisdictions. If you are not resident in, or a citizen or national of, a Restricted Jurisdiction, you may access the Information contained in this Microsite but you must first inform yourself about and observe any applicable legal requirements of your jurisdiction. If you are not permitted to view any information in relation to the Takeover Bid by virtue of applicable laws or regulatory requirements, please do not enter this Microsite.
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Notice to residents of the United States
The information to which this gatepost gives access is exclusively intended for persons who are not residents of the United States and who are not physically present in the United States. The Information does not constitute an offer to acquire or exchange securities in the United States. The Takeover Bid relates to the shares of a Belgian company. The Takeover Bid is not subject to the tender offer rules or the proxy solicitation rules under the US Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "US Exchange Act")..
Access to this website is restricted to persons who are not located in the United States. This page does not form part of an offer to sell securities or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities in the United States. No offer is or will be made, directly or indirectly, in or into, not may be accepted from, the United States.
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