Federal Court approves RHS Scheme
May 29, 2018 -
Adelaide, 29 May 2018: RHS Limited (ASX: RHS) is pleased to announce that the Federal Court of Australia has today made orders approving the scheme of arrangement under which PerkinElmer Holdings Pty Ltd, being a wholly owned subsidiary of PerkinElmer, Inc., will acquire all of the issued shares in RHS.
The court orders are expected to be lodged with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission on Wednesday, 30 May 2018. On lodgement of the court orders, the Scheme will become legally effective.
RHS shares are expected to be suspended from trading from close of trading on Wednesday, 30 May 2018.
The record date for determining entitlements under the Scheme has been determined to be 6.30pm (Adelaide time) on Wednesday, 6 June 2018 and implementation of the Scheme is scheduled to occur on Thursday, 14 June 2018.
Further announcements regarding the progess of the Scheme will be made in due course.