10 December 2020
Sound Energy plc
("Sound Energy" or the "Company")
Results of Adjourned Noteholder Meeting
Sound Energy, the Moroccan focused upstream gas company, announces that, further to the Company's announcement of 28 October 2020 in respect of the Company's proposal set out in its Consent Solicitation Memorandum (the "Proposal") for the restructuring of the Company's Luxembourg listed EUR 28.8m 5.0% senior secured notes (the "Notes"), and to its subsequent announcement of 12 November 2020 in respect of the meeting of the holders of the Notes (the "Noteholders") to consider the Proposal and its adjournment, with the adjourned Noteholder meeting to consider the Proposal convened on 10 December 2020 (the "Adjourned Noteholder Meeting"), the following result of that meeting.
The Adjourned Noteholder Meeting met the required quorum of 25 per cent. of the aggregate principal amount of the outstanding Notes, the Proposal reached a simple majority however failed to receive the necessary majority in favour of three-quarters of the votes cast at such meeting, required to approve the Proposal by way of Extraordinary Resolution, consequently, the Proposal was therefore not approved.
The Company continues to consult with Noteholders and further announcements will be made, as appropriate, in due course.
For further information please contact:
Vigo Communications - PR Adviser
Tel: 44 (0)20 7390 0230
Graham Lyon, Executive Chairman
Cenkos Securities - Nominated Adviser
Tel: 44 (0)20 7397 8900
Turner Pope Investments (TPI) Ltd - Broker
Tel: (0)20 3657 0050
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