In accordance with NZX Listing Rule 7.12.1, Gentrack Group Limited (NZX/ASX: GTK) (Gentrack) advises that it has issued 110,128 PRsto senior executivesfor nil consideration under the Gentrack Long Term Incentive Scheme (LTI Scheme).
Each PR issued for this award under the LTI Scheme gives the right to receive one ordinary share in Gentrack, subject to the holder remaining employed by Gentrack until the end of the vesting period and achievement of the Performance Hurdle.
The vesting period for this award is from 1 October 2018 until the date the financial results for the year to 30 September 2021 are released.
The Performance Hurdle is that 50% of the PRs will vest if the Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) in Earnings Per Share (EPS) of Gentrack over the three financial years of the measurement period is 7%. The number of PRs that vest increases linearly to 100% if EPS CAGR is 12%. The Performance Hurdle will be measured over the three years ending on 30 September 2021.
The Performance Hurdle for vesting of PRs granted in the future will be set by the Board at the time they are granted.
In connection with the issue, Gentrack advises the following details:
|(a) Class of security and ISIN:||Performance Rights- ISIN: N/A|
|(b) Number of Performance Rights issued:||110,128|
|(c) Issue Price:||NIL|
|(d) Payment in cash:||NIL|
|(e) Amount paid up:||N/A|
|(f) Principal terms||See text above|
|(g) Percentage of total class of securities:||41.71%|
|(h) Reason for issue:||Issued under the Gentrack LTI Scheme|
|(i) Specific authority for issue:||Directors’ Resolution|
|(j) Terms or details of issue:||Issued under the Gentrack LTI Scheme|
|(k) Total number of securities of the class after issue:||264,027|
|(l) Treasury Stock:||Not applicable|
|(m) Date of issue:||31 January 2019 (Grant Date: 1 October 2018)|