OAO - Oando Plc - Reclassification of listing on the JSE Limited ("JSE") and Release Date: 31/03/2009 12:00:01 Code(s): OAO
OAO - Oando Plc - Reclassification of listing on the JSE Limited ("JSE") and
change of Nigerian Stock Exchange ("NSE") ISIN number
(Incorporated in Nigeria and registered as an external company in South Africa)
Registration number: RC 6474
(External company registration number: 2005/038824/10)
Share Code on the JSE Limited: OAO
Share Code on the Nigerian Stock Exchange: UNTP
Reclassification of listing on the JSE Limited ("JSE") and change of Nigerian
Stock Exchange ("NSE") ISIN number
Reclassification of the listing on the JSE
Oando wishes to advise its shareholders that, following the changes implemented
by the JSE to Section 18 of the JSE Listings Requirements, its listing on the
JSE has been reclassified, with effect from 25 March 2009, from a dual primary
listing to a secondary listing, with its primary listing being on the NSE.
Change of NSE ISIN number
The NSE has advised that the Central Securities Clearing System of the NSE has
taken over issuance of securities numbers in Nigeria. The international
securities numbers were previously issued in Nigeria by a company called SBA
Research. This development has been duly communicated by the Association of
National Numbering Agencies ("ANNA").
The new ISINs were uploaded to the ANNA Service Bureau database as of 26 January
The NSE has confirmed that the new ISIN number for Oando is NGOANDO00002.
ISIN numbers need to be standard for all stock exchanges on which the securities
are listed. Consequently, the salient dates and information relating to the
change of Oando`s ISIN number on the JSE are as follows:
Last day for trading using the old ISIN number
NG00000UNTP0 on the JSE
Thursday, 16 April
Termination of old ISIN number NG00000UNTP0 on the
JSE trading system and commencement of the new ISIN
Friday, 17 April
Record date in South Africa Friday, 24 April
Dematerialised shareholders will have their
accounts at their CSDP or broker automatically
updated Tuesday, 28 April
Certificated shareholders are not required to do anything.
31 March 2009
Deutsche Securities (SA) (Proprietary) Limited
Date: 31/03/2009 12:00:00 Supplied by www.sharenet.co.za
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