02 May 2005
Foster’s interest in Southcorp now 38.4%
Foster’s Group Limited (Foster’s) announces that its interest in Southcorp Limited (Southcorp) has increased to 38.4% through acceptances into its takeover offer for Southcorp (Offer) and through acceptance instructions held in the Institutional Acceptance Facility established by Foster’s.
Percentage of Southcorp shares in which Foster’s had a relevant interest prior to the Offer
Percentage of Southcorp shares the subject of acceptances under the Offer
Percentage of Southcorp shares subject to the Institutional Acceptance Facility
Total interest in Southcorp shares 38.4%
If Southcorp shareholders have questions in relation to the Foster’s offer, or wish to obtain a replacement transfer and acceptance form, they should call the Foster’s offer enquiry line on 1800 101 769 (international callers should call +61 3 9415 4242).
Director - External Communications
Tel: +61 3 9633 2265
Mob: 0409 150 771
Vice President - Investor Relations
Tel: +61 3 9633 2685
Mob: 0417 033 623