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|Stillwater Mining Company Notifies NYSE of Intention to Delist Common Stock Upon Consummation of Merger with Sibanye|
The closing of the Merger remains subject to (1) approval of the Merger Agreement by the holders of a majority of Stillwater’s outstanding shares, (2) approval of the transaction by the holders of a majority of Sibanye’s shares present and voting, (3) the approval of the related issuance of shares by Sibanye in a rights offering by the holders of at least 75% of the shares present and voting, and (4) other customary conditions. If the Merger Agreement is approved by Stillwater’s stockholders at its annual meeting, which has been scheduled for
In the event the Merger is not consummated, Stillwater intends to withdraw its notice of intent to delist from the
SAFE HARBOR FOR FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS
This press release includes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of words such as "target," "will," "forecast," "expect," "potential," "intend," "estimate," "anticipate," "can" and other similar expressions that predict or indicate future events or trends or that are not statements of historical matters. Statements related to the closing of the Merger are forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release involve a number of known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, many of which are difficult to predict and generally beyond the control of Stillwater, that could cause Stillwater's actual results and outcomes to be materially different from historical results or from any future results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such risks, uncertainties and other factors include, without limitation: Sibanye’s or Stillwater’s ability to complete the Merger and the inability to complete the Merger due to failure to obtain approval of the shareholders of Sibanye or Stillwater or other conditions in the Merger Agreement. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release.