100,000 pre-register for Mighty River Power share offer
100,000 New Zealanders pre-register for Mighty River
Power share offer
As at 8.30 this morning, 100,000
New Zealanders have pre-registered their interest in buying
shares in the Government’s partial share offer of up to 49
per cent of energy company Mighty River Power.
Enterprises Minister Tony Ryall says there’s been strong
interest in the pre-registration website and at times the
response had been huge.
The website: www.mightyrivershares.govt.nz, was set
up to provide information to New Zealanders keen to register
their interest in the share offer.
“This compares with
the ten days it took for pre-registration to reach the
100,000 mark with the Contact Energy share offer in 1999.
“There is plenty of time before pre-registration ends
on 22 March – and there is no advantage in pre-registering
New Zealanders who pre-register will receive
an offer document as soon as it’s ready, and may be
allocated up to 25% more shares than people who do not
pre-register, if demand for shares exceeds shares
New Zealanders wanting information on
pre-registration should visit: www.mightyrivershares.govt.nz or call
0800 90 30 90.
New Zealanders wanting more
information can visit the website: www.governmentshareoffers.govt.nz
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