On 8 May 2019, the Federal Court of Australia ordered that the applicant in the Southernwood Proceeding (the Southernwood Proceeding) and the applicants in the Kidd Proceeding (the Kidd Proceeding) are to be the joint representative applicants in the Consolidated Proceeding (the Consolidated Proceeding).
Victoria Registry, Federal Court of Australia (VID972/2018).
Holly Southernwood, and William Vincent Kidd & Mary Agnes Collum as Trustees for the Magness-Bennett Superannuation Fund v Brambles Limited.
(Prior to consolidation:
Southernwood v Brambles Limited – Victoria Registry, Federal Court of Australia (VID972/2018).
William Vincent Kidd And Mary Agnes Collum as Trustees for the Magness-Bennett Superannuation Fund v Brambles Limited – Victoria Registry, Federal Court of Australia (VID1006/2018))
Solicitors for Applicant
Slater and Gordon.
Solicitors for Respondent
Omni Bridgeway Limited.
Harbour Fund III, L.P.
On 18 August 2016, Brambles published its Annual Report and gave guidance regarding sales growth of 7% to 9% and profit growth of 9% to 11%.
On 20 February 2017 Brambles published its results for the first half of FY17, providing revised guidance of sales growth around 5% and profit growth of 0%.
The market reacted strongly, with price drops of almost 16% on 23 January 2017 (with a trading volume of 19.3 million) and 10% on 20 February 2017 (with a trading volume of 21.7 million, around five times greater than the average volume over the previous 12 months).
All current and former Brambles shareholders who acquired BXB shares at any time between 18 August 2016 and 17 February 2017.
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