As expected, Jardine Matheson Holdings’ proposal to acquire the 15% stake in Jardine Strategic it does not already own, has been approved by shareholders of the latter at a Special General Meeting. 

Under applicable rules, the deal requires 75% of the Jardine Strategic shareholders to say yes. Jardine Matheson’s 85% stake in Jardine Strategic practically guarantees that this will be a done deal.

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