Despite the last minute (and unsuccessful) attempt by Fortress Centaurus Global Master Fund to have the Takeovers Panel intervene and delay today's meeting, the resolution to approve the acquisition of Len Ainsworth's shareholding by Novomatic AG was approved with 62.06% for on a poll and 37.94% against. As this was an ordinary resolution pursuant to section 611 item 7 of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth), this means that control will now pass to Novomatic.
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