Offers to Tokyo Cement shareholders

Offers to Tokyo Cement shareholders
Published: 21 June 2010

Sri Lanka’s Tokyo Cement recently announced that it would be proposing to its existing shareholders the option of tax-free capitalisation of its revenue reserves. The company, which is publicly listed on the main board of the country’s Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE), also suggested it was waiting on CSE approval to proceed with its offer.

According to the announcement, the company, whose net asset per share was INR17 (
US$0.14) as at March 31 and whose voting shares and non voting shares were INR32 (US$0.28) and INR20 (US$0.17) respectively as at the week ending April 30, indicated that it would be asking INR17 for each of its voting and non voting shares.


The company said it would be offerring one share for every eight shares held.