20 December 2013
Contact Energy Limited - Final Notice of Acquisition of Retail Fixed Rate Bonds (CEN010)
As noted on 14 October 2013, this notice is to advise that Contact Energy has concluded its Retail Fixed Rate Bonds buyback program. Origin Energy holds 53.09% of quoted ordinary shares in Contact Energy Limited.
The following information is provided in accordance with NZSX Listing Rule 7.12.1:
|Class of securities issued||Retail Fixed Rate Bonds (CEN010)|
|Total number of securities acquired||3,905,000 Bonds|
|Total consideration for securities acquired||$4,004,934.65|
|Payment in cash||Yes|
|Any amount paid up (if not in full)||Paid in full|
|Percentage of total class acquired||0.73%|
|Reasons for the acquisition||Under the retail bond buyback programme|
|Specific authority for the acquisition||Directors’ Resolution|
|Any terms or details of the acquisition||Not Applicable|
|Total number of securities after acquisition||534,117,000 Bonds|
|Date of acquistion||19 December 2013|
|Intention for Bonds acquired||Cancellation|
With this final disclosure notice, Contact advises the closure of the current CEN010 buyback programme.
Price review outcome and update on FY2021 guidance
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