Foresight Solar Fund Limited : Statement Regarding Potential Sale of Treasury Shares

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Foresight Solar Fund Limited: Statement Regarding Potential Sale of  Treasury Shares

As highlighted in the Interim Results for the period to 30 June 2016, on 22 September 2015 the Company announced it had purchased 28,152,143 new Ordinary Shares which are held in Treasury.

These Ordinary Shares are available to be sold to meet investor demand and provide the Company with additional capital to take advantage of its attractive pipeline.

Before any such Ordinary Shares are sold, the Company will make an announcement including details of the sale price.  Any sale price would be determined at the time and would be at a premium to the relevant Net Asset Value.

ENDS

For further information, please contact: 
Foresight Group  
Elena Palasmith  epalasmith@foresightgroup.eu   +44 (0)203 667 8100
  
  
  
 

Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited
 

+44 (0)20 7710 7600
Mark Bloomfield
Neil Winward
Tunga Chigovanyika
 
J.P. Morgan Cazenove
William Simmonds
+44 (0)20 7742 4000

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Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited, which is authorised and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority, is acting as sponsor to the Company and is acting for no-one else in connection with the contents of this announcement and will not be responsible to anyone other than the Company for providing the protections afforded to clients of Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited nor for providing advice in connection with the contents of this announcement or any other matter referred to herein.

J.P. Morgan Cazenove which is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Prudential Regulation Authority and the Financial Conduct Authority and Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited (together, the "Joint Bookrunners"), are each acting exclusively for the Company and no-one else in connection with the matters referred to in this announcement, will not regard any other person as their respective client and will not be responsible to anyone other than the Company for providing the protections afforded to their respective clients or for providing advice in relation to any transaction or arrangement referred to in this announcement.




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Source: Foresight Solar Fund Limited via GlobeNewswire

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