SAINT JOHN, NB, May 11 /CNW/ - Cooke Aquaculture Inc. ("Cooke") today
announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of
2,900,000 trust units (the "Purchased Units") of Clearwater Seafoods
Income Fund (the "Fund") at a price of $1.85 per unit, in a privately
The Purchased Units represent approximately 10.45% of the outstanding
trust units of the Fund and approximately 5.67% of the voting rights
attaching to all issued and outstanding securities of the Fund. Cooke
now owns 5,483,900 units, representing 19.76% of the outstanding trust
units of the Fund and approximately 10.73% of the voting rights
attaching to all issued and outstanding securities of the Fund.
Cooke acquired the Purchased Units for investment purposes. Cooke may
from time to time acquire additional securities of the Fund or dispose
of securities of the Fund in the open market, by private agreement or
A copy of the early warning report in respect of the acquisition will be
available at www.sedar.com.
Cooke Aquaculture Inc. is an Atlantic Canadian family owned salmon
farming company with operations in Canada, Maine and Chile.
SOURCE Cooke Aquaculture Inc.
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For additional information, or for a copy of the early warning report, please contact:
Cooke Aquaculture Inc.
255 Metcalf Street
Saint John, NB