Cash offer (the "Offer") for Universal Coal PLC by Ichor Coal N.V.
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The full terms and conditions of the Offer will be (or have been) set out in the formal offer documentation sent to or made available to Universal Coal PLC shareholders by Ichor Coal N.V. (the “Offer Document”). In considering the Offer, shareholders of Universal Coal PLC should only rely on the information contained, and procedures described, in the Offer Document. Please note that this notice may be altered or updated. You should read it in full each time you access the Microsite.
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Universal Coal PLC shareholders should seek advice from an independent financial advisor as to the suitability of any action for the shareholder concerned. Any shareholder action required in connection with the Offer will only be set out in the Offer Document sent to or made available to Universal Coal PLC shareholders by Ichor Coal N.V. and any decision made by such shareholders should be made solely and only on the basis of information provided in the Offer Document.
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These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of any such person, or industry results, to be materially different from any results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on numerous assumptions regarding the present and future business strategies of such persons and the environment in which each will operate in the future. Given these risks and uncertainties, potential investors should not place any reliance on forward-looking statements. All subsequent oral or written forward-looking statements attributable to Ichor Coal N.V or any persons acting on their behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by the cautionary statement above. Ichor Coal N.V PLC does not undertake any obligation to update publicly or revise forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except to the extent legally required.
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