Dealings In Securities By Director/PDMR And Persons Closely Associated (‘PCA’) With Them
GRIT REAL ESTATE INCOME GROUP LIMITED
(Registered by continuation in the Republic of Mauritius)
(Registration number: C128881 C1/GBL)
LSE share code: GR1T
SEM share code: DEL.N0000
JSE share code: GTR
(‘Grit’ or the ‘Company’)
DEALINGS IN SECURITIES BY DIRECTOR/PDMR AND PERSONS CLOSELY ASSOCIATED (‘PCA’) WITH THEM
The board of directors of Grit Real Estate Income Group Limited (the ‘Board’), a leading pan-African
real estate company focused on investing in and actively managing a diversified portfolio of assets
underpinned by predominantly US$ and Euro denominated long-term leases with high quality
multi-national tenants, has been notified that on 12 March 2019, Bowwood and Main No.117 Proprietary
Limited (‘Bowwood and Main’), sold 33,268 ordinary shares held by it in the Company at a price of
R19.50 per share in the open market.
Further to the Company’s announcement dated 8 March 2019 clarifying the sale of shares by Bowwood
and Main, the Board highlights again the below:
• Bowwood and Main is an investment vehicle indirectly owned 50% by Bronwyn Corbett (CEO of
Grit) and 50% by Sandile Nomvete (one of the original co-founders and the previous chairman of
• The sale of shares by Bowwood and Main forms part of a restructure which is expected to result in
Sandile Nomvete no longer holding an interest in Grit.
• Sandile Nomvete resigned as director and chairman of the Board of Grit on 13 April 2018 and has
had no management involvement since that date.
• The above restructure is not expected to result in any dilution of Bronwyn Corbett’s direct or indirect
shareholding in the Company.
• Bowwood and Main originally subscribed for 5,746,061 shares in Grit on the date of initial listing of
the Company in July 2014, of which 2,873,030 shares were indirectly owned by Bronwyn Corbett
(via Bowwood and Main) and 2,873,031 were indirectly owned by Sandile Nomvete (via Bowwood
• To date, the total shares sold by Bowwood and Main amounts to 2,573,268 shares.
Further announcements with regards to shareholding changes in Bowwood and Main will be made in
The Notification of Dealing Form provided in accordance with the requirements of the Market Abuse
Regulation in relation to the transaction listed above is set out below.
1. Details of PDMR / PCA
a) Name of PDMR BA Corbett
b) Name of PCA Bowwood and Main No.117 Proprietary
c) Relationship of PDMR to PCA BA Corbett is a trustee and beneficiary of
The Corbett Family Trust, the 50%
shareholder of the PCA and a director of
2. Reason for the notification
a) Position / status Chief Executive Officer of the Company
b) Initial notification / amendment Initial notification
3. Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer
or auction monitor
a) Name Grit Real Estate Income Group Limited
b) LEI 21380084LCGHJRS8CN05
4. Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii)
each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been
a) Description of the Financial instrument, type of Ordinary shares of No Par Value
Identification code MU0473N00036
b) Nature of the transaction Sale of ordinary shares (On-market)
c) Price(s) and volume(s)
Price(s) Volume(s) Total(s)
R19.50 33,268 R648,726
d) Aggregated information:
• Aggregated volume As above
• Volume weighted average price
e) Date of the transaction 12 March 2019
f) Place of the transaction Johannesburg Stock Exchange, Main
g) Nature and extent of interest in the transaction Indirect, beneficial
h) Clearance to deal in these securities was obtained in accordance with paragraph 3.66 of the
Listings Requirements of the JSE Limited and Appendix 6 of the Listing Rules of the Stock
Exchange of Mauritius Ltd.
By Order of the Board
14 March 2019
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Grit Real Estate Income Group Limited
Bronwyn Corbett, Chief Executive Officer +230 269 7090
Darren Veenhuis, Head of Investor Relations +44 779 512 3402
Morne Reinders, Investor Relations +27 82 480 4541
Maitland/AMO – Communications Adviser
James Benjamin +44 20 7379 5151
Vikki Kosmalska Gritfirstname.lastname@example.org
finnCap Ltd – UK Financial Adviser
William Marle / Scott Mathieson / Matthew Radley (Corporate Finance) +44 20 7220 5000
Mark Whitfeld (Sales) +44 20 3772 4697
Monica Tepes (Research) +44 20 3772 4698
Perigeum Capital Ltd – SEM Authorised Representative and Sponsor
Shamin A. Sookia +230 402 0894
Kesaven Moothoosamy +230 402 0898
PSG Capital – JSE Sponsor and Corporate Adviser
David Tosi +27 21 887 9602
The Company’s LEI is: 21380084LCGHJRS8CN05
Grit Real Estate Income Group Limited is a leading pan-African real estate company focused on
investing in and actively managing a diversified portfolio of assets in carefully selected African countries
(excluding South Africa). These high-quality assets are underpinned by predominantly US$ and Euro
denominated long-term leases with a wide range of blue-chip multi-national tenant covenants across a
diverse range of robust property sectors.
The Company is committed to delivering strong and sustainable income for shareholders, with the
potential for income and capital growth. The Company is targeting an annual dividend yield in USD of
8%+ and a net total shareholder return inclusive of NAV growth of 12.0%+ p.a.*
The Company currently holds primary listings on both the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange
(LSE: GR1T) and on the Main Board of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE: GTR), with a
secondary listing on the Official Market of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius (SEM: DEL.N0000).
Further information on the Company is available at http://grit.group/
*These are targets only and not a profit forecast and there can be no assurance that they will be met.
Peter Todd+ (Chairman), Bronwyn Corbett (Chief Executive Officer)*, Leon van de Moortele (Chief
Financial Officer)*, Ian Macleod+, Matshepo More, Nomzamo Radebe, Catherine McIlraith+, David
Love+, Sir Samuel Esson Jonah+ and Bright Laaka (Permanent Alternate Director to Nomzano Radebe).
(* Executive Director) (+ independent Non-Executive Director)
Company secretary: Intercontinental Fund Services Limited
Registered address: c/o Intercontinental Fund Services Limited, Level 5, Alexander House, 35
Cybercity, Ebène 72201, Mauritius
Transfer secretary (South Africa): Computershare Investor Services Proprietary Limited
Registrar and transfer agent (Mauritius): Intercontinental Secretarial Services Limited
JSE sponsor: PSG Capital Proprietary Limited
Sponsoring broker: Axys Stockbroking Limited
SEM authorised representative and sponsor: Perigeum Capital Ltd
This notice is issued pursuant to the JSE Listings Requirements, LSE Listing Rules, Article 19 of MAR,
SEM Listing Rule 11.3 and the Mauritian Securities Act 2005. The Board accepts full responsibility for
the accuracy of the information contained in this communiqué.
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