BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, November 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Attunity Ltd. (NASDAQ CM: ATTU), a leading provider of Big Data Management software solutions, announced today that its 2016 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Thursday, December 29, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. (Israel time), at Attunity's offices located at 16 Atir Yeda Street, Atir Yeda Industrial Park, Kfar Saba, Israel. The record date for the meeting is November 25, 2016.
The agenda of this announced annual general meeting is as follows:
- To re-elect Shimon Alon, Dov Biran, Dan Falk and Ron Zuckerman as directors of the Company;
- To re-elect Mr. Gil Weiser as an external director for a period of three years;
- To approve the renewal of the existing Compensation Policy for Executive Officers and Directors (without changes);
- To approve the extension of the existing terms of the grant of stock options to our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for an additional year;
- To approve the reappointment of Kost Forer Gabbay & Kasierer, a member of Ernst & Young Global, as our independent auditors and to authorize our board of directors to delegate to the audit committee the authority to fix the said independent auditors' remuneration in accordance with the volume and nature of their services; and
- To review and consider our auditors' report and our consolidated financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2015.
Items 1- 5 require the approval of a simple majority of the shares voted on the matter; provided that, with respect to Items 2, 3 and 4, (i) the shares voting in favor of such resolution include a majority of the shares voted by shareholders who are not "controlling shareholders" and do not have a "personal interest" in the matter (in Item 2, a personal interest as a result of relationship with a controlling shareholder), as such terms are defined in the Companies Law, or (ii) the total number of shares voted against the resolution by the disinterested shareholders described in clause (i) does not exceed 2% of Attunity's voting power. Item 6 does not require a vote.
In the absence of requisite quorum of shareholders in the meeting, the meeting shall be adjourned to the same day in the next week, at the same time and place, unless otherwise determined at the meeting in accordance with the Company's Articles of Association.
In accordance with the Companies Law, position statements with respect to any of the proposals at the meeting must be delivered to the Company no later than 10 days prior to the meeting date.
Additional Information and Where to Find It
In connection with the meeting, Attunity will send to its shareholders of record a proxy statement along with a proxy card enabling them to indicate their vote on each matter. The proxy statement will contain important information about the various matters to be voted upon at the meeting, including the ability of eligible shareholders, holding at least 1% of our outstanding ordinary shares, to present proper proposals for inclusion in next year's annual meeting of shareholders.
The Company will also furnish copies of the proxy statement and proxy card to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Form 6-K, which may be obtained for free from the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov, the Company's website at http://www.attunity.com or by directing the request to the Company's Investor Relations below.
If applicable, valid position statements will be published by way of issuing a press release and/or submitting a Form 6-K to the SEC (which will be made available to the public on the SEC's website above).
Attunity is a leading provider of big data management software solutions that enable access, management, sharing and distribution of data across heterogeneous enterprise platforms, organizations, and the cloud. Our software solutions include data replication and distribution, test data management, change data capture (CDC), data connectivity, enterprise file replication (EFR), managed file transfer (MFT), data warehouse automation, data usage analytics, and cloud data delivery.
Attunity has supplied innovative software solutions to its enterprise-class customers for over 20 years and has successful deployments at thousands of organizations worldwide. Attunity provides software directly and indirectly through a number of partners such as Microsoft, Oracle, IBM and Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Headquartered in Boston, Attunity serves its customers via offices in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific and through a network of local partners. For more information, visit http://www.attunity.com or our In Tune blog and join our community on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube, the content of which is not part of this press release.
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Dror Harel-Elkayam, CFO
SOURCE Attunity Ltd.