TRP dismisses submission by the independent board of RBPlat in relation to an alleged mandatory offer by Northam
NORTHAM PLATINUM HOLDINGS LIMITED NORTHAM PLATINUM LIMITED
Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa
Registration number: 2020/905346/06 Registration number: 1977/003282/06
Share code: NPH ISIN: ZAE000298253 Debt issuer code: NHMI
(“Northam Holdings” or, together with its subsidiaries, Bond code: NHM007 Bond ISIN: ZAG000158593
“Northam”) Bond code: NHM009 Bond ISIN: ZAG000158866
Bond code: NHM011 Bond ISIN: ZAG000159237
Bond code: NHM012 Bond ISIN: ZAG000160136
Bond code: NHM015 Bond ISIN: ZAG000164922
Bond code: NHM016 Bond ISIN: ZAG000167750
Bond code: NHM018 Bond ISIN: ZAG000168097
Bond code: NHM019 Bond ISIN: ZAG000168105
Bond code: NHM020 Bond ISIN: ZAG000172594
Bond code: NHM021 Bond ISIN: ZAG000181496
TAKEOVER REGULATION PANEL DISMISSES SUBMISSION BY THE INDEPENDENT BOARD OF ROYAL BAFOKENG PLATINUM LIMITED (“RBPLAT”) IN RELATION TO
AN ALLEGED MANDATORY OFFER BY NORTHAM
Shareholders are referred to the announcement published by Northam on SENS on 9 December 2021 in response to
the announcement published by RBPlat on the same date regarding, inter alia, a submission made to the Takeover
Regulation Panel (“TRP”) by the independent board of RBPlat, as constituted in terms of regulation 108 of the
Companies Regulations, 2011, alleging that Northam had possibly triggered a mandatory offer in terms of section 123
of the Companies Act, No. 71 of 2008 (“Alleged Mandatory Offer”), (“RBP TRP Submission”).
Following, inter alia, Northam’s submission to the TRP in response to the RBP TRP Submission, Northam is pleased to
advise that the TRP has today, 30 March 2022, ruled in favour of Northam’s position that the Alleged Mandatory Offer
has not been triggered and accordingly, the RBP TRP Submission has been dismissed.
The board of directors of Northam Holdings (to the extent that the information relates to Northam Holdings) accepts
responsibility for the information contained in this announcement and certifies that, to the best of its knowledge and
belief, the information contained in this announcement relating to Northam Holdings is true and this announcement does
not omit anything that is likely to affect the importance of such information.
30 March 2022
Corporate Advisor and Sponsor to Northam Holdings
Attorneys to Northam Holdings and Northam Platinum
Corporate Advisor and Debt Sponsor to Northam Platinum
Date: 30-03-2022 02:48:00
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