Sydney, 10 March 2015
Attached is a cleansing notice lodged by Macquarie Group Limited in respect of shares to be issued under the share purchase plan announced on Wednesday, 4 March 2015.
Macquarie Group Limited expects to lodge a further cleansing notice in respect of the placement also announced on 4 March 2015 in due course.
10 March 2015
Company Announcements Office
Australian Stock Exchange
20 Bridge Street
SYDNEY NSW 2000
Notice Under Clause 7(f)(ii) of ASIC class order 09/425
This notice is given by Macquarie Group Limited (“MQG”) in accordance with ASIC class order 09/425 as it applies to MQG, in respect of the share purchase plan announced by MQG on 4 and 5 March 2015.
MQG confirms that:
(a) MQG will make offers today to issue shares in MQG under a share purchase plan, without disclosure to investors under Part 6D.2 of the Act;
(b) as at the date of this notice, MQG has complied with:
(i) the provisions of Chapter 2M of the Act as they apply to MQG; and
(ii) section 674 of the Act; and (c) as at the date of this notice, there is no excluded information of the type referred to in sections 708A(7) and 708A(8) of the Act.