12/20/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/20/2017 09:13
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(a joint stock company incorporated in the People's Republic of China with limited liability)
(Stock code: 1103)
RELEASE OF SHARES PLEDGED BY ZHENJIANG RUNDE
This announcement is made by Shanghai Dasheng Agriculture Finance Technology Co., Ltd. (the "Company") pursuant to Rule 13.09(2)(a) of the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the "Listing Rules") and the Inside Information Provisions under Part XIVA of the Securities and Futures Ordinance (Cap. 571 of the Laws of Hong Kong).
Reference is made to the announcement of the Company dated 5 December 2016 (the "Announcement") in relation to the pledge of all of Zhenjiang Runde's then shareholding in the Company as security for a loan granted by a third party, for its own use. Capitalized terms used in this announcement shallhave the same meanings as deﬁned in the Announcement, unless the context otherwise requires.
Zhenjiang Runde has notiﬁed the Board on 20 December 2017 that 980,986,460 domestic shares ofthe Company which were previously pledged have been released and the relevant procedures for the release of the pledge were completed on 20 December 2017.
As at the date of this announcement, Zhenjiang Runde is a substantial shareholder of the Company,holding 1,530,986,460 domestic shares of the Company which represent approximately 17.73% of thetotal issued share capital of the Company.
By Order of the Board
Shanghai Dasheng Agriculture Finance Technology Co., Ltd.
Shanghai, PRC, 20 December 2017
As at the date of this announcement, the Board comprises three executive directors: Mr. Lan Huasheng, Mr. Mo Luojiang and Mr. Wang Liguo; one non-executive director: Mr. Zhu Tianxiang; and three independent non-executive directors: Mr. Chung Cheuk Ming,
Mr. Yang Gaoyu and Mr. Zhou Jianhao.