PCS extends “Interim Period extension (version 4 Rule Book and Checklist for Dutch issuers only)” to 30th November 2013

In the PCS announcement dated 12th September 2013 it was noted that Dutch issuers may additionally benefit from an Interim Period extension (version 4 Rule Book and Checklist) until the earlier of (1) October 11th, 2013, and (2) the date upon which ‘conforming’ Dutch criteria changes have been introduced.

Due to the later than expected introduction of Version 5 of the Rule Book and Checklist, which was finally announced on 9th October, 2013, the PCS Board has agreed to additionally extend (for Dutch issuers only) the applicability of the Interim Period extension (version 4 Rule Book and Checklist) to the earlier of (1) November 30th, 2013 and (2) the date upon which ‘conforming’ Dutch criteria changes have been introduced.