Prosafe SE: Buy-back in connection with the new bond issue

Reference is made to the press releases dated 4 January 2013 regarding the new bond issue in Prosafe SE. In connection with the bond issue, Prosafe SE has bought back NOK 156 million in PRS06 PRO with ISIN NO 001054247.5 with maturity 14 October 2013 at 102.25. Prosafe is the world's leading owner and operator of semi-submersible accommodation/service rigs. Operating profit reached USD 192.3 million in 2011. The company operates globally, employs 550 people and is headquartered in Larnaca, Cyprus. Prosafe is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange with ticker code PRS. For more information, please refer to Larnaca, 7 January 2013 Georgina Georgiou, General Manager Prosafe SE For further information, please contact: Sven Børre Larsen, Chief Financial Officer Prosafe Management AS Phone: +47 909 43 673 Cecilie Helland Ouff, Finance and IR Manager Prosafe AS Phone: +47 51 64 25 20 This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act. This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Prosafe SE via Thomson Reuters ONE [HUG#1668439]