In February 2001 Eni S.P.A, through its wholly owned subsidiary Eni Investments plc, formerly Agip Investments plc, completed the compulsory acquisition of Eni Lasmo plc, formerly Lasmo plc. Under the terms of the offer, shareholders were entitled to receive £2 for each ordinary share held in Lasmo.
Georgeson has been engaged trace former shareholders who have not claimed the cash due to them under the takeover and offer them the opportunity to claim the cash amount that is now due to them.
Please note that, in accordance with the Companies Act 2006, all unclaimed entitlements are soon due to be paid into Court and this programme will close on 25 October 2013. After this date, completed applications will need to be submitted to the Court to claim the entitlement.
Manchester United plc
In September 2005, Red Football Ltd acquired Manchester United plc. Under the terms of the offer, shareholders were entitled to receive £3 per share held. Georgeson have been appointed to trace former shareholders who have not claimed the cash due to them under the takeover and offer them the opportunity to claim the cash amount that is now due to them.
Georgeson has been appointed to reunite shareholders of Meggitt plc with their unclaimed dividends and to ensure that their details are correct on the share register.
We are contacting shareholders to confirm their address and ensure that they are the correct beneficiary to enable payment to be reissued. We will then arrange for the share register to be updated with the correct address details so that future payments will be received. We also provide a share dealing service if a request is made for the sale of shares.
Mercury Asset Management Group Ltd
In December 1997, Mercury Asset Management Group Ltd where acquired by Merrill Lynch and shareholders received £17 per Mercury Asset Management share held.
Georgeson has been appointed to locate and contact former shareholders of Mercury Asset Management Group Ltd who have not yet claimed the cash due to them under this takeover and offer them the opportunity to claim the monies now due before these are paid to court in October 2013.
NSG UK Enterprises Limited
In June 2006 NSG UK Enterprises Limited (NSG) acquired Pilkington plc (now Pilkington Group Limited) by way of a Scheme of Arrangement. As a result of this acquisition shareholders received £1.65 in cash per Pilkington share. Shareholders who responded to the offer may have received loan notes in NSG as part of the consideration due. These loan notes were compulsorily redeemed by NSG in January 2011 in accordance with their terms and conditions and each loan note held became worth £1 in cash. Shareholders may also have accrued interest payments due.
Georgeson has been appointed to locate and contact former shareholders of Pilkington plc who have not yet claimed the cash due to them through either the initial takeover or through the redeemed loan notes.
In March 2006, Dubai Ports World completed the compulsory acquisition of P&O Plc by way of a scheme of arrangement. Ordinary shareholders in P&O were entitled to receive £5.20 per share formerly held. Further to this, holders of concessionary shares were also entitled to receive £1.20 in cash per unit of concessionary shares held.
Georgeson have been appointed by Dubai Ports World to locate former P&O shareholders and concessionary shareholders with entitlements due to them from the takeover and offer a facility for claiming the amounts now owed to them.