Offeror(s): Forresters New Zealand Limited

Independent Adviser(s): Grant Samuel & Associates (Rule 18)

Company Meeting Date: 20/12/2001

Offer Type: Full

On 30 October 2001, Hellaby Holdings Limited ("HHL") announced that HHL had agreed to sell a 39% shareholding in New Zealand Wool Services International Limited ("NZWSL") to Forresters New Zealand Limited ("FNZL") at $0.37 a share, totalling $10.555 million.


The transaction would reduce HHL’s voting control in NZWSL to 20% and increase Mr Allan Hubbard’s voting control to 43%. Accordingly, NZWSL sought shareholder approval.


On 20 December 2001, NZWSL shareholders approved the sale of shares to FNZL.

Key Documents

Independent Adviser Report(s):