Halifax New Zealand Limited (Administrators Appointed) (the Company)

Background Information

Morgan Kelly, Stewart McCallum and Phil Quinlan were appointed administrators of the Companies on 27 November 2018 pursuant to the Companies Act 1993 (Act). 
The effect of the appointment is that the Administrators now control the Company’s assets, operations and undertakings.
If you are an investor please contact Link Market Services on 0800 729 276 (within New Zealand) or halifaxnz@linkmarketservices.com.au.

First Meeting of Creditors
The first meeting of creditors was held on 7 December 2018, where the creditors:
  • Ratified the appointment of administrators
  • Appointed a creditors committee

A webcast recording of the meeting and copy of the presentation can be found below.

Extension of the convening period

On 18 December 2018, the High Court of New Zealand (the Court) granted the Administrators an extension of the convening period to 29 March 2019 pursuant to Section 239AT(3) of the Companies Act 1993 (the Act).

Notice of the extension was sent to all known creditors, posted to the various trading platforms and published in the New Zealand Herald.

A copy of sealed orders and notice can be found below.

In accordance with the orders, the Watershed meeting must be convened by 29 March 2019 and held on or before 5 April 2019. 

A report pursuant to Section 239AU of the Act and a notice of meeting will be sent to the Company’s creditors at least five working days prior to the Watershed meeting.

In circumstances where we feel that our investigations have progressed sufficiently to do so, the Administrators’ report and notice of meeting may be issued prior to the above dates.

First Meeting of Creditors

Company Details

Halifax New Zealand Limited (Administrators Appointed) (the Company)
(New Zealand Company Number 2130897)
NZBN 9429032748079


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