Prospectus document (PDF)
27th January 2017
Prospectus document (PDF)
27th January 2017
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The Prospectus has been prepared solely in respect of the Company's admission to the premium listing segment of the Official List of the UK Listing Authority and to trading on the main market for listed securities of the London Stock Exchange plc (UK Admission). This document has been approved by the Financial Conduct Authority in accordance with section 87A of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, as amended and made available to the public in accordance with Rule 3.2 of the Prospectus Rules. This document does not constitute a prospectus in terms of the South African Companies Act, No. 71 of 2008, as amended (the South African Companies Act) and will not be filed with the South African Companies and Intellectual Property Commission in terms of the South African Companies Act. This document is in compliance with section 18 of the listings requirements of the JSE Limited (the JSE) (the JSE Listings Requirements), as amended to the extent required and has been approved by the JSE's Corporate Actions and Clearing and Settlement Departments with regard to any procedural and timetable issues.
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Certain statements contained herein are forward looking statements and are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about the potential returns of the Company and its consolidated subsidiaries and subsidiary undertakings from time to time (the Group) and the industry and markets in which the Group operates, and the Directors' beliefs and assumptions. Statements which include the words "expects", "intends", "plans", "believes", "projects", "anticipates", "will", "targets", "aims", "may", "would", "could", "continue" and similar statements are of a future or forward-looking nature.
All forward-looking statements address matters that involve risks and uncertainties. Accordingly, there are or will be important factors that could cause the Group's actual results to differ materially from those indicated in these statements. These factors include but are not limited to those described in the part of the Prospectus entitled "Risk Factors", which should be read in conjunction with the other cautionary statements that are included in the Prospectus. Any forward-looking statements in the Prospectus reflect the Group's current views with respect to future events and are subject to these and other risks, uncertainties and assumptions relating to the Group's operations, results of operations and growth strategy.
These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of the Prospectus. Subject to any obligations under the Prospectus Rules, the Listing Rules, the Disclosure and Transparency Rules, the Market Abuse Regulation, the rules of the London Stock Exchange plc, the listing requirements of the JSE Listing Requirements or applicable law, neither the Company nor any Director undertakes any obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise. All subsequent written and oral forward-looking statements attributable to the Group or individuals acting on behalf of the Group are expressly qualified in their entirety by this paragraph. Prospective investors should specifically consider the factors identified in the Prospectus which could cause actual results to differ before making an investment decision.
No statement in the Prospectus is intended as a profit forecast and no statement in the Prospectus should be interpreted to mean that the earnings of the Company and/or the earnings per share for the current or future years would necessarily match or exceed the historical published earnings of the Company and/or earnings per share.
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