RNS Number : 6872I
17 June 2011
Vallar PLC ("Vallar" or the "Company")
17 June 2011
For immediate release
Publication of Bumi plc Prospectus
Vallar announces that Bumi plc ("Bumi") has today published a prospectus (the "Bumi Prospectus") in connection with the application for admission ("Admission") of the voting ordinary shares of Bumi, as the new parent company of Vallar, to the premium listing segment of the Official List and to trading on London Stock Exchange plc's main market for listed securities.
The scheme of arrangement, which will result in the introduction of Bumi as the parent company of Vallar, was approved by Vallar shareholders on 7 April 2011.
Vallar confirms that the court hearing to sanction the Scheme and to confirm the Company's related reduction of capital will take place on 27 June 2011, and that the Scheme Effective Date and Admission are therefore expected to take place on 28 June 2011.
A copy of the Bumi Prospectus has been submitted to the National Storage Mechanism and will shortly be available for inspection at www.Hemscott.com/nsm.do. Copies of the Bumi Prospectus will also be available from Bumi's registered office.
Capitalised terms not otherwise defined in this announcement have the meanings given to them in the Bumi Prospectus.
For further information, please contact:
Vallar: 020 7518 8189
Nick von Schirnding
J.P. Morgan Cazenove: 020 7588 2828
Finsbury: 020 7251 3801
This announcement has been issued by and is the sole responsibility of the Company.
This announcement is an advertisement and not a prospectus and you should not subscribe for or purchase any shares referred to in this announcement except on the basis of information in the Bumi Prospectus published by Bumi, as the new premium listed parent company of Vallar, in connection with the admission and proposed admission of certain of its ordinary shares to the premium listing segment of the Official List of the Financial Services Authority and to trading on London Stock Exchange plc's main market as more particularly described in the Bumi Prospectus. Copies of the Bumi Prospectus are available for inspection at Bumi's registered office at 2nd Floor, Ibex House, 42-47 Minories, London, EC3N 1DX.
J.P. Morgan Limited (which conducts its UK investment banking activities as J.P. Morgan Cazenove) ("J.P. Morgan Cazenove"), which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority, is acting as Sole Sponsor for the Company in connection with the Bumi Prospectus and no one else and will not be responsible to anyone other than the Company for providing the protections afforded to clients of J.P. Morgan Cazenove.
This announcement does not constitute or form part of any offer or invitation to purchase, otherwise acquire, issue, subscribe for, sell or otherwise dispose of any securities, nor any solicitation of any offer to purchase, otherwise acquire, issue, subscribe for, sell or otherwise dispose of, any securities.
The securities of the Company referred to herein have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and may not be offered or sold in the United States unless they are registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission or an exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act is available.
The release, publication or distribution of this announcement in certain jurisdictions may be restricted by law and therefore persons in such jurisdictions into which this announcement is released, published or distributed should inform themselves about and observe such restrictions.
This announcement does not constitute or form part of any offer or invitation to purchase, otherwise acquire, subscribe for, sell, otherwise dispose of or issue, or any solicitation of any offer to sell, otherwise dispose of, issue, purchase, otherwise acquire or subscribe for, any security, therefore this announcement does not constitute a public offering in Indonesia under Law Number 8 of 1995 regarding Capital Market.
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