Bacit Ltd - Open Offer & Exchange Offer
Corporate action reference: 201601770
Please note we must be in receipt of your instruction by 17:00 on 7 December 2016.
This corporate action is an Open Offer.
An Open Offer entitles shareholders, who hold on the ex date, the opportunity to purchase more Ordinary shares in the company at a price normally discounted to the market share price, in proportion to their existing holding.
Entitlements from an Open Offer are not tradable and therefore an Open Offer is only available to existing shareholders.
Within this corporate action you have a series of options of which one is a default. If you wish to select the default you do not need to reply.
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Record Date: 24 November 2016 to participate in Open Offer and Exchange Offer
Ex Date: 29 November 2016 to participate in Open Offer
6 new shares for every 19 shares held.
Subscription price per new share: GBP 1.3115
Holders can apply for new ordinary shares in excess of their pro rata entitlements, but such excess applications may be subject to scaling back.
As you hold your shares with a nominee you may have your election scaled back by a greater or lesser percentage than you would if you held your shares in your own name.
Holders are being offered the opportunity to sell their shares at the offer price of GBP 1.3115 per share. The number of sale shares available will not exceed the number of shares subscribed for under the issue.
Option 1: Securities Option (Basic Entitlement)
Option 2: Oversubscribe
Option 3: Accept Cash Offer
To reply to this event, please use the below link stating which option you would like to take.
Option 4: No Action (Default)
IF YOU WISH TO TAKE NO ACTION, OPTION 4, PLEASE DO NOT REPLY.
All securities under Bacit Limited will change issuer name to Syncona Limited, subject to shareholders’ approval.
Please ensure there are sufficient funds available by 17:00 on 7 December 2016 should you wish to apply for new shares. The amount due will be taken from your account within 10 business days of this date. Please be aware that if funds are not available, your CMS account will become overdrawn for a couple of days until, if applicable, your Direct Debit Instruction is cleared and debit interest may be charged.
Overseas residents should consult their professional advisers as to whether they require any governmental or other consents or need to observe any other formalities to enable them to participate in the offer.
By accepting the offer, you will be representing to us that local laws and regulatory requirements have been complied with, including the obtaining of any governmental, exchange control and other consents that may be required and the payment of any issue, transfer or other taxes or duties due in that jurisdiction.
Please note that this page does not constitute investment or tax advice. If you are unsure of what option to take, or if you are in any doubt as to your tax position, please contact your financial advisor.
If you are an ISA or SIPP client your options may differ.