This Announcement is for information purposes only and does not constitute or form part of any offer or invitation to sell or issue, or any solicitation of any offer to acquire, the Rights, the VPS Subscription Rights or the Rights Shares or to take up any entitlements to Rights Shares, in any jurisdiction in which such an offer, invitation or solicitation is unlawful. No person should acquire any Rights, VPS Subscription Rights or Rights Shares except on the basis of the information contained in the Offering Circular.
The information contained in this Announcement should not be distributed, forwarded to or transmitted in or into any jurisdiction where to do so might constitute a violation of applicable securities laws or regulations.
The issue, exercise or sale of rights and the acquisition or purchase of Rights Shares are subject to specific legal or regulatory restrictions in certain jurisdictions. CIMC Raffles assumes no responsibility in the event there is a violation by any person of such restrictions.
The distribution of this Announcement, the Offering Circular, the provisional allotment letters and/or the VPS subscription form into jurisdictions other than Singapore or Norway may be restricted by law. Persons into whose possession this Announcement and such other documents come should inform themselves about and observe any such restrictions. Any failure to comply with these restrictions may constitute a violation of the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
Neither the content of CIMC Raffles’ website nor any website accessible by hyperlinks on the CIMC Raffles’ website is incorporated in, or forms part of, this Announcement.
This Announcement may contain or incorporate by reference “forward-looking statements” regarding the belief or current expectations of CIMC Raffles, the Board and other members of its senior management about the CIMC Raffles’ businesses and the transactions described in this Announcement. Generally, words such as ‘‘may’’, ‘‘could’’, ‘‘will’’, ‘‘expect’’, ‘‘intend’’, ‘‘estimate’’, ‘‘anticipate’’, ‘‘believe’’, ‘‘plan’’, ‘‘seek’’, ‘‘continue’’ or similar expressions identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance. Rather, they are based on current views and assumptions and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, many of which are outside the control of CIMC Raffles and are difficult to predict, that may cause actual results to differ materially from any future results or developments expressed or implied from the forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties include the effects of continued or increasing volatility in international financial markets, economic conditions both internationally and in individual markets in which the CIMC Raffles Group operates, and other factors affecting the level of the CIMC Raffles Group’s business activities and the costs and availability of financing for the CIMC Raffles Group’s activities. Any forward-looking statement contained in this Announcement based on past or current trends and/or activities of the CIMC Raffles Group should not be taken as a representation that such trends or activities will continue in the future. No statement in this Announcement is intended to be a profit forecast or to imply that the earnings of CIMC Raffles for the current year or future years will necessarily match or exceed the historical or published earnings of CIMC Raffles. Each forward-looking statement speaks only as of the date of the particular statement. CIMC Raffles expressly disclaims any obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect any change in CIMC Raffles’ expectations with regard thereto or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any such statement is based.