Additional Information and Where to Find It
Further information regarding the transaction will be contained in an information circular that YM will prepare and mail to its shareholders in connection with the YM shareholders’ meeting, with closing expected to occur in the first quarter of 2013. YM shareholders are urged to read the information circular once it becomes available, as it will contain important information concerning the proposed transaction. YM shareholders may obtain a copy of the arrangement agreement, information circular, and other meeting materials when they become available at www.sec.gov and www.sedar.com.
This press release is for informational purposes only. It does not constitute an offer to purchase shares of YM or a solicitation or recommendation statement under the rules and regulations of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission or other applicable laws.
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