Lodgement of Federal Court orders with ASIC and suspension of trading in RHS shares
May 30, 2018 -
Adelaide, 30 May 2018: RHS Limited (ASX: RHS) (“RHS” or “the Company”) announces that it has
lodged the Federal Court 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 (Scheme) with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. A copy of the
Court’s orders are attached to this announcement.
The Scheme therefore became effective today under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth).
RHS also advises that it has requested that ASX suspend RHS’s shares from quotation effective from
close of trade today, 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.