Publication of Prospectus
Globaltrans Investment PLC (“Globaltrans” or together with its consolidated subsidiaries the “Group”), (LSE ticker: GLTR) announces that a prospectus relating to the listing of up to an additional 41,176,469 global depositary receipts (“Prospectus”) has been approved by the UK Listing Authority and is available for viewing at the Globaltrans corporate website.
The Prospectus relates to an application for listing of additional GDR’s at the London Stock Exchange. It does not constitute an offer of securities.
Copies of the Prospectus will also be available shortly for viewing at the FSA’s Document Viewing Facility.
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NOTES TO EDITORS
Globaltrans (Globaltrans Investment PLC together with its subsidiaries - "Globaltrans" or "the Group") is the largest private freight rail transportation group operating in Russia by the size of owned rolling stock fleet (based on publicly available information) and the first and only such group to have an international listing.
Globaltrans Investment PLC is incorporated in Cyprus and has operating subsidiaries in Russia, Ukraine and Estonia. The Group provides freight rail transportation, railcar leasing, and certain ancillary services to more than 450 clients in Russia, the CIS countries and the Baltics.
Following the acquisition of OOO BaltTransServis in December 2009, the Group’s fleet totalled 36,033* units of rolling stock.
Globaltrans' global depositary receipts are listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange under the ticker GLTR since May 2008.
To learn more on Globaltrans, please visit www.globaltrans.com.
*defined as the simple sum of Globaltrans and OOO BaltTransServis fleets of rolling stock (owned and leased under finance and operating leases as of 30 June 2009).
Some of the information in this announcement may contain projections or other forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial performance of Globaltrans. You can identify forward-looking statements by terms such as ‘expect’, ‘believe’, ‘anticipate’, ‘estimate’, ‘intend’, ‘will’, ‘could’, ‘may’ or ‘might’, the negative of such terms or other similar expressions. Globaltrans wishes to caution you that these statements are only predictions and that actual events or results may differ materially. Globaltrans does not intend to update these statements to reflect events and circumstances occurring after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events. Many factors could cause the actual results to differ materially from those contained in projections or forward-looking statements of Globaltrans, including, among others, general economic conditions, the competitive environment, risks associated with operating in Russia, rapid technological and market change in the industries Globaltrans operates in, as well as many other risks specifically related to Globaltrans and its operations.