THIS DOCUMENT IS IMPORTANT AND REQUIRES YOUR IMMEDIATE ATTENTION.
If you are in any doubt about the contents of this document or the action you should take, you are recommended to seek your own financial advice as soon as possible from your stockbroker, bank, solicitor, accountant or other appropriate independent financial adviser duly authorised under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (“FSMA”) if you are in the United Kingdom, or, if you are not, from another appropriately authorised independent professional adviser.
If you sell or transfer or have sold or transferred all of your Sportech Shares, please send this document (but not the accompanying personalised Tender Form) at once to the purchaser or transferee, or to the stockbroker, bank or other agent through whom the sale or transfer was effected for delivery to the purchaser or transferee. However, such documents should not be forwarded or transmitted in or into any jurisdiction in which such act would constitute a violation of the relevant laws in such jurisdiction. If you sell or have sold or otherwise transferred only part of your holding of Sportech Shares, you should retain these documents and consult the stockbroker, bank or other agent through whom the sale or transfer was effected.
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Investec Bank plc, which is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority in the United Kingdom, is acting exclusively for Sportech and for no one else in connection with the matters described in this document and is not, and will not be, responsible to anyone other than Sportech for providing the protections afforded to its clients nor for providing advice in connection with the matters set out in this document. Investec has given, and not withdrawn, its written consent to the issue of this document with references to its name being included in the form and context in which they appear. To the extent that any document or information incorporated by reference or attached to this document, itself incorporates any information by reference, either expressly or impliedly, such information will not form part of this document, except where such information or documents are stated within this document as specifically being incorporated by reference or where this document is specifically defined as including such information. Without prejudice to the documents incorporated by reference into this document, the contents of the website of Sportech and any website directly or indirectly linked to that website do not form part of this document and should not be relied upon. Capitalised terms have the meaning ascribed to them in Part IV (Definitions) of this document. If you are a Qualifying Shareholder and wish to sell Ordinary Shares held in certificated form under the Tender Offer you should complete the Tender Form and return it in accordance with the instructions set out in Part II of this document and on the Tender Form to be received by the Company’s Receiving Agent by no later than 1.00 p.m. on 20 March 2017. Acceptances of the Tender Offer in respect of Ordinary Shares held in uncertificated form (i.e. in CREST) should be made electronically through CREST so that TTE instructions settle no later than 1.00 p.m. on 20 March 2017.