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Depositary

An agent appointed for a Tender or Exchange Offer who accepts certificates from shareholders, processes them and assures that the appropriate cash or new securities are properly remitted to the tendering party.

Depositary

1. A person entrusted with something of value, especially an agent in an exchange offer. The depositary in this sense acts as a go-between for the persons or firms making a transaction, ensuring that all securities and/or cash are given to the appropriate recipients.

2. A person or firm who keeps assets or securities on behalf of a client; for example, a bank. See also: Depository.
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investors recognize the benefits of international investing through Depositary Receipts and we anticipate current growth rates will continue throughout 1994," said Kenneth Lopian, Senior Vice President in charge of The Bank of New York's Depositary Receipts Division.
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The Depositary Receipts have been registered pursuant to the US Securities Act of 1933 (the "Act").
For each depositary share called for redemption, the holder will receive 0.
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Of the 11,114,000 outstanding depositary shares, 3,700,000 will be redeemed.
Hsieh, the CFO of New Oriental, "With Deutsche Bank as our depositary bank and trusted partner, we will continue our best efforts to make New Oriental Education & Technology Group an attractive investment opportunity for existing as well as new investors"
Half of the $10 billion raised utilized the Citibank-developed Rule 144A ADR (RADR) and Global Depositary Receipt (GDR) structures, illustrating their substantial influence on the evolution of the depositary receipt from a purely investor-driven service to being an important capital-raising structure.
From the redemption date forward, dividends will no longer accrue and holders will have no rights other than the right to receive the redemption price, without interest, upon surrender of the Series C Depositary Shares.
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