NZX Announcement - Rights Issue - Key Events and Dates
The exact number of New Shares to be issued will not be known until the record date for the Capital Raising as it will depend on the number of existing shares on issue and the rounding of entitlements. Based on the share register of the Company at 5 pm on 26 March 2010, the number of New Shares that could be issued under the Capital Raising is 209,504,393.
The Notice of Meeting contains key proposed terms of the Capital Raising including an indicative timetable. Since the Notice of Meeting was sent to shareholders, the indicative timetable has been amended so that it is now as follows:
|Record date for determining of entitlements||7 April 2010|
|Opening Date||8 April 2010|
|Letters of entitlement posted to shareholders||9 April 2010|
|Rights trading period||8 April 2010 to 27 April 2010|
|Closing Date||29 April 2010|
|Allotment date||4 May 2010|
The Company advised that the independent directors of the Company have approved the terms of the Capital Raising and resolved for the Company to proceed with the Capital Raising, in each case subject to, amongst other things:
i) the Board approving the final form of the prospectus and investment statement in relation to the Capital Raising; and
ii) the resolution of shareholders referred to in the Notice of Meeting being passed.
Please note that no money is currently being sought, and no applications for the securities will be accepted or money received, unless the subscriber has received an investment statement.
For any enquiries contact:
Chief Executive Officer
(03) 943 5410