Reference is made to the stock exchange release from Polarcus Limited ("Polarcus" or the "Company") (OSE: PLCS) published 14 February 2017 regarding the Summons for joint bondholders meetings for the Proposal (as defined in the Summons).
Two bondholders meetings were held today at 13:00 CET, at Nordic Trustees offices in Oslo, Norway in the following bond issues:
* ISIN NO 001 0680150 and ISIN NO 001 0757248 - 8 per cent Polarcus Limited Senior Unsecured Callable Bond Issue 2013/2018 (the "USD Denominated Bonds")
* ISIN NO 001 0714389 and ISIN NO 001 0757255 - FRN Polarcus Limited Senior Unsecured Callable Bond Issue 2014/2019 (the "NOK Denominated Bonds")
There were sufficient Bondholders present to form a quorum in both meetings. The proposed resolutions for the Proposal obtained 100% in favour in the USD Denominated Bonds and 99.51% in favour in the NOK denominated bonds. Hence, both bondholders' meetings approved the presented Proposal. Implementation is subject to fulfillment of the Conditions for the Private Placement as set out in the stock exchange release of 9 February 2017.
Please find attached the Notice from the Bondholders' Meeting issued by the Bond Trustee.
Hans-Peter Burlid, CFO
+971 50 559 8175
Polarcus (OSE: PLCS) is an innovative marine geophysical company with a pioneering environmental agenda, delivering high-end towed streamer data acquisition and imaging services from Pole to Pole. Polarcus operates a fleet of high performance 3D seismic vessels incorporating leading-edge maritime technologies for improved safety and efficiency. Polarcus offers contract seismic surveys and multi-client projects with advanced onboard processing solutions and employs nearly 500 professionals worldwide. The Company's principal office is in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. For more information, visit www.polarcus.com
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