BMO Commercial Property Trust Ltd - Result of AGM

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BMO Commercial Property Trust Ltd - Result of AGM

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BMO Commercial Property Trust Limited
(a closed-ended collective investment scheme established as a company with limited liability
under the laws of Guernsey with registered number 50402)

LEI Number: 213800A2B1H4ULF3K397
(The “Company”)

30 JUNE 2020

RESULT OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

At the Annual General Meeting of the Company held today, all Ordinary and Special Resolutions set out in the Annual General Meeting Notice sent to Shareholders dated 15 April 2020 were duly passed.

Details of the proxy voting results which should be read along side the Notice are noted below:

Ordinary Resolution For Discretion
(voted in favour)
Against Abstain
1 452,761,144 83,553 82,703 609,393
2 452,155,085 83,553 1,009,510 288,646
3 452,183,106 83,553 853,666 416,468
4 453,125,618 83,553 195,987 131,637
5 452,725,751 83,553 502,841 224,649
6 440,825,271 83,553 12,349,753 278,217
7 452,762,139 83,553 465,762 225,340
8 452,796,765 83,553 459,342 197,133
9 452,653,691 83,553 546,878 252,671
10 452,519,228 83,553 756,819 177,194
11 452,811,315 83,553 395,248 246,678
12 453,029,069 83,553 261,293 162,879
Special Resolution For Discretion
(voted in favour)
Against Abstain
13 452,416,474 83,553 659,561 377,205
14 453,022,998 83,553 224,683 205,559

Note - A vote withheld is not a vote in law and has not been counted in the votes for and against a resolution. 

The Special Resolutions were as follows:

Special Resolution 13

That the Directors of the Company be and they are hereby generally empowered, to allot and issue ordinary shares in the Company or grant  rights to subscribe for, or to convert securities into, ordinary shares in the Company (‘‘equity securities’’) for cash, including by way of a sale of ordinary shares held by the Company as treasury shares, as if any pre-emption rights in relation to the issue of shares contained in Article 6.2 of the Company’s articles of incorporation did not apply to any such allotment of equity securities, provided that this power:

(a)   expires at the conclusion of the next Annual General Meeting of the Company after the passing of this resolution or on the expiry of 15 months from the passing of this resolution, whichever is the earlier, save that the Company may, before such expiry, make an offer or agreement which would or might require equity securities to be allotted after such expiry and the Directors may allot equity securities in pursuance of any such offer or agreement as if the power conferred hereby had not expired; and

(b)   shall be limited to the allotment of equity securities up to an aggregate nominal value of £799,366 being approximately 10 per cent of the nominal value of the issued share capital of the Company, as at 15 April 2020.

Special Resolution 14

That the Company be authorised, in accordance with section 315 of The Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008, to make market acquisitions (within the meaning of section 316(1) of The Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008 of ordinary shares of 1p each (‘‘Ordinary Shares’’) (either for retention as treasury shares for future resale or transfer, or cancellation), provided that:

(a)   the maximum number of Ordinary Shares hereby authorised to be purchased shall be 14.99 per cent of the issued Ordinary Shares on the date on which this resolution is passed;

(b)   the minimum price which may be paid for an Ordinary Share shall be 1p (exclusive of expenses);

(c)   the maximum price (exclusive of expenses) which may be paid for an Ordinary Share shall be the higher of (i) 105 per cent of the average of the middle market quotations (as derived from the Daily Official List) for the Ordinary Shares for the five business days immediately preceding the date of purchase; and (ii) the higher of the last independent trade and the highest current independent bid on the trading venue which the purchase is carried out; and

(d)   unless previously varied, revoked or renewed, the authority hereby conferred shall expire at the conclusion of the next Annual General Meeting of the Company after the passing of this resolution, or on 30 November 2021, whichever is the earlier, save that the Company may, prior to such expiry, enter into a contract to purchase Ordinary Shares under such authority which will or may be executed wholly or partly after the expiration of such authority and may make a purchase of Ordinary Shares pursuant to any such contract.

Enquiries:
Northern Trust International Fund Administration Services (Guernsey) Limited
The Company Secretary
Trafalgar Court
Les Banques
St Peter Port
Guernsey
GY1 3QL
 
Tel:        01481 745001

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