Greencoat UK Wind PLC: Greencoat announces £50m placing

25 November, 2015


Greencoat UK Wind announces £50m placing



  • Successful fund raise with Gross Placing Proceeds of £50 million
  • 46,115,906 New Ordinary Shares, at an issue price of 107.5 pence per share, will be issued, increasing total Ordinary Shares to 507,967,051



Commenting on the announcement, Tim Ingram, Chairman of UKW, said:

"We are delighted to raise the maximum amount under our placing and see continued strong support from existing shareholders and new institutions. Our aim is to provide investors with an attractive and inflating dividend alongside real capital preservation. The significant oversubscription for this, our third follow-on fundraise demonstrates the attractiveness of UKW's independent model, providing investors with stability and growing long term returns."