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Foresight Solar Fund Limited (the "Company") has today published a supplementary prospectus approved by the UK Listing Authority. The publication of the supplementary prospectus is a regulatory requirement under the Prospectus Rules following the publication of the report and financial statements for the period ended 31 December 2014 and the appointment of J.P. Morgan Securities plc (which conducts its UK investment banking activities as J.P. Morgan Cazenove) as joint bookrunner to the Company.
The supplementary prospectus is supplemental to, and should be read in conjunction with, the prospectus published by the Company on 25 September 2014 relating to the initial placing, offer for subscription and placing programme of up to 200 million new ordinary shares of no par value.
Copies of the supplementary prospectus will shortly be available for inspection at http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/NSM
. Copies of the supplementary prospectus are also available in electronic form on the Company's website at http://www.foresightsolarfund.co.uk
and, until 24 September 2015, copies are available for collection from the registered office of the Company and from the offices of Dickson Minto W.S., Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose Street, London EC2A 2EW.
For further information, please contact:
Foresight Group +44(0)203 667 8100
Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited ("Stifel") (Sponsor and Joint Bookrunner)+44 (0)20 7710 7600
J.P. Morgan Cazenove (Joint Bookrunner)
William Simmonds +44 (0)20 7742 4000
Notes to Editors
About Foresight Solar Fund Limited ("The Company" or "FSFL")
FSFL is a Jersey-registered closed-end investment company. The Company invests in ground based UK solar power assets to achieve its objective of providing Shareholders with a sustainable and increasing dividend with the potential for capital growth over the long-term.
The Company raised proceeds of £150m through an initial public offering ("IPO”) of shares on the main market of the London Stock Exchange in October 2013, and a further £60.1m through an Initial Placing and Offer for Subscription in October 2014.
About Foresight Group
Foresight Group was established in 1984 and today is a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager with over £1.3 billion of assets under management. As one of the UK’s leading solar infrastructure investment teams Foresight funds currently manage c. £1 billion in over 40 separate operating Photovoltaic ("PV”) plants in the UK, the USA and southern Europe.
In May 2013 Foresight executed an innovative refinancing of its existing UK solar assets through the issue of a £60m London Stock Exchange listed index-linked Solar Bond.
Foresight Group has offices in London, Nottingham, Guernsey, Rome and the USA.