VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 26, 2015) - Transeastern Power Trust (TSX VENTURE:TEP.UN) ("Transeastern") and Mediterranean Resources Ltd. (NEX:MNR.H) ("Mediterranean") are pleased to announce that the shareholders of Mediterranean have approved the proposed business combination of Mediterranean and Transeastern (the "Transaction") at the meeting of shareholders of Mediterranean held on September 25, 2015. Excluding insiders of Mediterranean, 85.28% of the votes cast at the meeting being in favour of the Transaction.
Mediterranean now anticipates going to court to receive its final order at 10 a.m. (Vancouver time) on September 29, 2015, or as soon thereafter as counsel may be heard, at 800 Smithe Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The closing of the proposed business combination is now expected to occur on September 30, 2015.
Further information about Transeastern and Mediterranean may be found in their respective continuous disclosure documents filed with Canadian securities regulators under each of their profiles on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. A copy of the Arrangement Agreement is available under both Transeastern and Mediterranean's profiles on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. In addition, a detailed description of the Arrangement Agreement and the Transaction is included in the management information circular which was mailed to Mediterranean shareholders in advance of the Mediterranean meeting and will be filed under Mediterranean's profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
Disclaimer for Forward Looking Statements
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Transeastern Power Trust
J. Colter Eadie
Chief Executive Officer and Director
Transeastern Power Trust
Chief Financial Officer
Mediterranean Resources Ltd.
Chief Executive Officer