Elbit Imaging Ltd. Announces (1) Court's Resolution Regarding the Results of Creditors Meeting and (2) Results of Extraordinary General Meeting
TEL AVIV, Israel, August 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Elbit Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: EMITF) (the "Company") announced today, further to its announcement on July 22, 2013, that the Tel Aviv District Court (the "Court"), in a ruling dated August 19, 2013, rejected the Company's position that the unsecured creditors of the Company approved the resolution at the Company's creditors' meetings held on July 15, 2013 and July 17, 2013, to approve the Company's proposed plan of arrangement of its unsecured financial debt (the "Arrangement") and the transactions contemplated thereby, and, as a result, the Court ruled that the Company did not receive the votes required for approval of the Arrangement. The Court stated that nothing in its ruling sets forth the Court's position regarding the advisability of the Arrangement, and directed the Company and its creditors to attempt to negotiate a revised Arrangement within a short time period.
The Company also announced the results of the Extraordinary General Meeting of its shareholders, held on Monday, August 19, 2013, in Bnei Brak, Israel. At the meeting, the resolution to approve the Arrangement was approved. The resolution to approve the proposed arrangement presented by certain representatives of the Company's Series C to Series G and Series 1 noteholders (the "Noteholders") was not approved.
About Elbit Imaging Ltd.
Elbit Imaging Ltd. operates in the following principal fields of business: (i) Commercial and Entertainment Centers - Initiation, construction and sale of shopping and entertainment centers and other mixed-use real property projects, predominantly in the retail sector, located in Central and Eastern Europe and in India, primarily through its subsidiary Plaza Centers N.V. In certain circumstances and depending on market conditions, the Company operate and manage commercial and entertainment centers prior to their sale; (ii) Hotels - Hotel operation and management; (iii) Medical Industries - (a) research and development, production and marketing of magnetic resonance imaging guided focused ultrasound treatment equipment and (b) development of stem cell population expansion technologies and stem cell therapy products for transplantation and regenerative medicine; (iv) Residential Projects - Initiation, construction and sale of residential projects and other mixed-use real property projects, predominately residential, located primarily in India; and (v) Fashion Apparel - Distribution and marketing of fashion apparel and accessories in Israel.
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