Zug, Switzerland - 3 June 2013 -Coca‑Cola HBC AG ("Coca‑Cola HBC") today announces that the base prospectus dated 3 June 2013 in respect of the establishment of a €3,000,000,000 Euro Medium-Term Note Programme by Coca‑Cola HBC Finance B.V. as Issuer and guaranteed by Coca‑Cola HBC and Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company S.A. (the "Base Prospectus") has been approved by the UK Listing Authority.
To view the Base Prospectus, please paste the following URL into the address bar of your browser.
The Base Prospectus has also been submitted to the National Storage Mechanism and will shortly be available for inspection at http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/NSM.
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About Coca‑Cola Hellenic Group
Coca‑Cola HBC is the second-largest bottler of products of The Coca‑Cola Company in terms of volume with sales of more than 2 billion unit cases. It has a broad geographic footprint with operations in 28 countries serving a population of approximately 581 million people. Coca‑Cola HBC offers a diverse range of ready-to-drink non-alcoholic beverages in the sparkling, juice, water, sport, energy, tea and coffee categories. Coca‑Cola HBC is committed to promoting sustainable development in order to create value for its business and for society. This includes providing products that meet the beverage needs of consumers, fostering an open and inclusive work environment, conducting its business in ways that protect and preserve the environment and contribute to the socio-economic development of the local communities.
Coca‑Cola HBC has a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: CCH) and its shares are listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: EEE). Coca‑Cola HBC's American depositary shares (ADSs) are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CCH). Coca‑Cola HBC is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability and FTSE4Good Indexes. For more information, please visit http://www.coca-colahellenic.com/
Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company SA, a subsidiary of Coca‑Cola HBC, has shares listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: EEEK) and American depositary shares, each representing one Coca‑Cola Hellenic ordinary shares, listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:OCCH).
DISCLAIMER – INTENDED ADDRESSEES
Please note that the information contained in the Base Prospectus may be addressed to and/or targeted at persons who are residents of particular countries (specified in the Base Prospectus) only and is not intended for use and should not be relied upon by any person outside these countries and/or to whom the offer contained in the Base Prospectus is not addressed. Prior to relying on the information contained in the Base Prospectus you must ascertain from the Base Prospectus whether or not you are part of the intended addressees of the information contained therein.
Your right to access this service is conditional upon complying with the above requirement. This announcement shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the notes or any other securities. The notes under this Euro Medium Term Note Programme will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933 (as amended) and, subject to certain exceptions, may not be offered, sold or delivered within the United States or to or for the account or benefit of U.S. persons.