Intu Properties PLC - Statement re Possible Offer

In accordance with Rule 2.6(a) of the Code, the Consortium is required, by not later than 5.00 p.m. on 1 November 2018, to either announce a firm intention to make an offer for the Company in accordance with Rule 2.7 of the Code or announce that it does not intend to make an offer, in which case the announcement will be treated as a statement to which Rule 2.8 of the Code applies. This deadline can be extended with the consent of the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers (the "Panel") in accordance with Rule 2.6(c) of the Code.

In response to a request from the Consortium to extend the above deadline to enable continued discussions, the Board of intu requested that the Panel extend the deadline referred to above with respect to the Consortium, in accordance with Rule 2.6(c) of the Code. Accordingly, an extension has been granted by the Panel and the Consortium must, by no later than 5.00 p.m. on 15 November 2018, either announce a firm intention to make an offer for intu in accordance with Rule 2.7 of the Code or announce that it does not intend to make an offer, in which case the announcement will be treated as a statement to which Rule 2.8 of the Code applies. This deadline will only be extended with the consent of the Panel.

A further announcement will be made when appropriate. There can be no certainty that any offer will be made for the Company, nor as to the terms on which any offer might be made.