Publication of offer document announcement
Publication of offer document announcement

The following Corporate guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Publication of offer document announcement

Not for release, publication or distribution (in whole or in part, directly or indirectly) in, into or from the united states of america, canada, australia or japan or any other jurisdiction where to do so would constitute a violation of the relevant laws or regulations of such jurisdiction.

[New offeror shares to be issued pursuant to the offer have not been and will not be registered in the united states of america under the securities act of 1933, as amended, nor under any relevant securities laws in canada, australia, or japan.]

[insert date]

For immediate release

[Recommended] [cash] offer (the Offer)

by

[Insert name of offeror] ([Offeror])

for

[Insert name of offeree] PLC ([Offeree])

Publication of Offer Document

On [insert date of Rule 2.7 announcement], the Board[s] of [Offeror] [and [Offeree]] announced under Rule 2.7 of the Code that [[Offeror] had made OR they had reached agreement on the terms of] a[n] [recommended] [cash] offer [to be made by [Offeror]] to acquire [the entire issued and to be issued] ordinary share capital of [Offeree] (the