MIAMI, Dec. 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq:NCLH) ("Norwegian") announced today that the underwriters of the previously announced secondary public offering of Norwegian's ordinary shares, which was completed on December 9, 2013, have exercised in full their option to purchase 3,300,000 additional ordinary shares from the selling shareholders. The closing of the sale of the additional ordinary shares is expected to take place on December 31, 2013, subject to customary closing conditions. Norwegian did not sell any ordinary shares in the offering and did not receive any of the proceeds from the offering. UBS Investment Bank and Barclays acted as bookrunners and the representatives of the underwriters for the offering. Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman, Sachs & Co. and J.P. Morgan also acted as bookrunners for the offering. Credit Agricole CIB, DNB Markets, HSBC, Nomura and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey acted as co-managers for the offering. A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with, and declared effective on December 3, 2013 by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). A copy of the registration statement can be obtained from the SEC's website at www.sec.gov . The offering is being made only by means of a written prospectus forming part of the registration statement. A copy of the final prospectus relating to the offering has been filed with the SEC and may be obtained by contacting: UBS Securities LLC Attn: Prospectus Department 299 Park Avenue New York, NY 10171 (888) 827-7275 Barclays Capital Inc. c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions 1155 Long Island Avenue Edgewood, NY 11717 Barclaysprospectus@broadridge.com (888) 603-5847 This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor will there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.