On 8 December 2020 the boards of directors managing Allied Universal Topco LLC (“Allied Universal”) and of G4S plc (“G4S” or the “Company”) announced that they had reached agreement on the terms of a recommended cash offer
Information regarding delisting from LSE and Nasdaq
Delisting from LSE
As the Offer is now unconditional in all respects and Allied Bidco has by virtue of its acceptances of the Offer acquired, or agreed to acquire, issued share capital carrying more than 75 per cent. of the voting rights of G4S, Allied Bidco will now procure that G4S makes applications to cancel the listing of G4S Shares on the Official List, to cancel trading in G4S Shares on the London Stock Exchange’s main market for listed securities and to re-register G4S as a private limited company.
On 17 March 2021, G4S plc ("G4S") submitted a request for removal from trading of G4S' shares from Nasdaq Copenhagen A/S ("Nasdaq") and official listing (together the "Delisting").
On 6 April 2021, Atlas UK Bidco Limited (“Allied Bidco”), a newly incorporated entity that is indirectly controlled by Allied Universal Topco LLC, announced that its recommended cash offer (the “Offer”) for G4S plc (“G4S” or the “Company”) had become unconditional in all respects.Allied Bidco is pleased to announce that as at 1.00 p.m. (London time) on 12 April 2021, it had received valid acceptances under the Offer in respect of a total of 1,410,398,516 G4S Shares representing approximately 90.25 per cent. of the existing issued ordinary share capital of G4S.
Allied Universal Offer Becomes Unconditional as to Acceptances
On 8 December 2020, the boards of directors managing Allied Universal Topco LLC ("Allied Universal") and ofG4S plc ("G4S" or the "Company") announced that they had reached agreement on the terms of a recommendedcash offer
On 2 December 2020, GardaWorld published an offer document (the "Increased Offer Document") setting out the terms of its increased cash offer, made through its wholly-owned subsidiary Fleming, to acquire the entire issued and to be issued share capital of G4S plc ("G4S")
On 20th November 2020 G4S plc (“G4S” or the “Company”) published its Second Defence Circular (“Circular”) in relation to the unsolicited Offer for G4S made by Garda World Security Corporation (“GardaWorld”).