Investors' shareholders have received an unsolicited offer to
sell their shares well below market value from an Australian
businesswoman Suzanne Lee Forster.
Forster who has made
the offer through her own firm Hassle Free Share Sales is offering
to buy the shares through the firm's Australian listing at a
price of A$1.01. At close of business in Sydney on Thursday
the shares were trading at A$2.19.
Forster has a record
of gaining access to shareholder registers in order to make offers
to small shareholders well below the trading price in the hope that
they will accept without realising the value the offer
Yates said: 'We
are concerned about the type of offer Ms Forster has made to our
shareholders. This offer is significantly below the current value
of Henderson Group and should therefore be rejected by
shareholders to seek independent advice; they should check the
terms of the offer and the price of Henderson Group shares before
taking action on any unsoliicted offers to buy their
Meanwhile in London
Henderson shares have been falling by 8.28am they were trading at
105p, a drop of some 6.87%.