D. If filing in paper, in addition to any internal numbering you may include, sequentially number the signed
original of the Form and any amendments by handwritten, typed, printed or other legible form of
notation from the first page of the document through the last page of the document and any exhibits or
attachments. Further, you must set forth the total number of pages contained in a numbered original on
the first page of the document.
III. Special Instructions for Complying with Form CB
Under Sections 3(b), 7, 8, 10, 19 and 28 of the Securities Act of 1933, and Sections 12, 13, 14, 23 and 36
of the Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules and regulations adopted under those Sections, the Commission is
authorized to solicit the information required to be supplied by this form by certain entities conducting a tender
offer, rights offer or business combination for the securities of certain issuers.
Disclosure of the information specified in this form is mandatory. We will use the information for the
primary purposes of assuring that the offeror is entitled to use the Form and that investors have information
about the transaction to enable them to make informed investment decisions. We will make this Form a matter of
public record. Therefore, any information given will be available for inspection by any member of the public.
Because of the public nature of the information, the Commission can use it for a variety of purposes. These
purposes include referral to other governmental authorities or securities self-regulatory organizations for
investigatory purposes or in connection with litigation involving the Federal securities laws or other civil,
criminal or regulatory statutes or provisions.
PART I - INFORMATION SENT TO SECURITY HOLDERS
Item 1. Home Jurisdiction Documents
(a) You must attach to this Form the entire disclosure document or documents, including any amendments
thereto, in English, that you have delivered to holders of securities or published in the subject
company’s home jurisdiction that are required to be disseminated to U.S. security holders or published
in the United States. The Form need not include any documents incorporated by reference into those
disclosure document(s) and not published or distributed to holders of securities.
(b) Furnish any amendment to a furnished document or documents to the Commission under cover of this
Form. Indicate on the cover page the number of the amendment.
Item 2. Informational Legends
You may need to include legends on the outside cover page of any offering document(s) used in the
transaction. See Rules 801(b) and 802(b).
Note to Item 2. If you deliver the home jurisdiction document(s) through an electronic medium, the required
legends must be presented in a manner reasonably calculated to draw attention to them.
PART II - INFORMATION NOT REQUIRED TO BE SENT TO SECURITY HOLDERS
The exhibits specified below must be furnished as part of the Form, but need not be sent to security holders
unless sent to security holders in the home jurisdiction. Letter or number all exhibits for convenient reference.
(1) Furnish to the Commission either an English translation or English summary of any reports or information
that, in accordance with the requirements of the home jurisdiction, must be made publicly available in