Nyrstar 5.00% Convertible Bond Notice

THIS NOTICE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, JAPAN, SOUTH AFRICA OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD BE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW

16 September 2016 at 19:00 CEST

The present notice is given in relation to the 5.00% Convertible Bonds due 2022 (ISIN Code: BE6288132101) (the "2022 Convertible Bonds") that have been issued by Nyrstar NV (a limited liability company organised and existing under the laws of Belgium, with registered office at Zinkstraat 1, 2490 Balen, Belgium, and registered with the register of legal persons of Antwerp (division Turnhout) under number BE 0888.728.945) (the "Company").

The Company announces that on 15 September 2016, in accordance with Condition 1(d) of the terms and conditions of the 2022 Convertible Bonds, the Guarantors have entered into the Guarantee Deed pursuant to which all the Guarantors jointly and severally, unconditionally and irrevocably, guarantee the due and punctual payment of all sums payable by the Company in respect of the 2022 Convertible Bonds and Coupons and the performance by the Company of all its other obligations under the 2022 Convertible Bonds in accordance with the terms and conditions of the 2022 Convertible Bonds. As all of the Guarantees were put in place within 90 calendar days following the Closing Date, i.e. 11 July 2016, no Guarantee Event Notice will be issued by Nyrstar NV.

Interpretation

All terms not defined in this notice shall have the meaning given to them in the terms and conditions of the 2022 Convertible Bonds as set out in schedule 2 of the trust deed dated 11 July 2016, between Nyrstar NV and The Law Debenture Trust Corporation p.l.c., constituting the 2022 Convertible Bonds.

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About Nyrstar
Nyrstar is a global multi-metals business, with a market leading position in zinc and lead, and growing positions in other base and precious metals, which are essential resources that are fuelling the rapid urbanisation and industrialisation of our changing world. Nyrstar has mining, smelting, and other operations located in Europe, the Americas and Australia and employs approximately 5,000 people. Nyrstar is incorporated in Belgium and has its corporate office in Switzerland. Nyrstar is listed on Euronext Brussels under the symbol NYR. For further information please visit the Nyrstar website: www.nyrstar.com .

THIS NOTICE IS NOT AN OFFER TO SELL OR A SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO BUY BONDS, SHARES OR OTHER SECURITIES OF NYRSTAR NV. THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION (DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY) IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, JAPAN, SOUTH AFRICA OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD BE UNLAWFUL.

For further information contact:
Anthony Simms     Group Manager Investor Relations     T: +41 44 745 8157     M: +41 79 722 2152
E: anthony.simms@nyrstar.com
Franziska Morroni     Group Manager Corporate Communications     T: +41 44 745 8295     M: +41 79 719 2342
E: franziska.morroni@nyrstar.com

The full press release can be downloaded from the following link:

Press Release (Dutch)
Press Release (English)



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Source: Nyrstar via GlobeNewswire

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