WH Group Limited, the world’s largest pork company, announced the details of its proposed listing on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (“HKEx”).
The Global Offering initially consists of an aggregate of 3,654,980,000 Offer Shares, of which 3,472,231,000 shares will be offered under the International Offering and 182,749,000 shares will be offered under the Hong Kong Public Offering.
The indicative offer price will range between HK$8.00 and HK$11.25 per Offer Share. With the mid-point of the indicative offer price range being HK$9.63 per Offer Share, the Company’s net proceeds from the Global Offering would amount to approximately US$ 3,553 million.
The Hong Kong Public Offering was open at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, and will close at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. The offer price is expected to be determined on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 and the allotment results are expected to be announced on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Trading of the Company’s shares on the HKEx is expected to commence on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 under the stock code 288. Shares will be traded in board lots of 500 shares.
Monday April 14, 2014/ WH Group-Press release.