Willis Group Holdings Limited Plans Initial Public Offering of Common Stock

Apr 05, 2001, 01:00 ET from Willis Group Holdings Limited

    LONDON, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Willis Group Holdings Limited, an entity
 formed for the purpose of redomiciling the ultimate parent of the Willis group
 of companies from the United Kingdom to Bermuda, today announced its intention
 to make an initial public offering of shares of its common stock and to file a
 registration statement under the US Securities Act of 1933 in respect of the
 proposed offering.  Willis Group Holdings Limited has been informed that KKR
 1996 Fund (Overseas), Limited Partnership, an entity formed by Kohlberg Kravis
 Roberts and the majority shareholder of Willis Group Holdings Limited, has no
 intention to sell shares in the proposed offering.
     This press release is not an offer to sell, nor a solicitation of an offer
 to buy any securities.  Any offer will be made only by means of a prospectus
 contained in a registration statement filed with the US Securities and
 Exchange Commission.
 
 

SOURCE Willis Group Holdings Limited
    LONDON, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Willis Group Holdings Limited, an entity
 formed for the purpose of redomiciling the ultimate parent of the Willis group
 of companies from the United Kingdom to Bermuda, today announced its intention
 to make an initial public offering of shares of its common stock and to file a
 registration statement under the US Securities Act of 1933 in respect of the
 proposed offering.  Willis Group Holdings Limited has been informed that KKR
 1996 Fund (Overseas), Limited Partnership, an entity formed by Kohlberg Kravis
 Roberts and the majority shareholder of Willis Group Holdings Limited, has no
 intention to sell shares in the proposed offering.
     This press release is not an offer to sell, nor a solicitation of an offer
 to buy any securities.  Any offer will be made only by means of a prospectus
 contained in a registration statement filed with the US Securities and
 Exchange Commission.
 
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