The Winding-Up Board will operate a Transfer Moratorium from 15 March 2011 to 18 April 2011, but will continue to process Claim Transfer Request Forms already in its possession or in the possession of its agent, Epiq Bankruptcy Solutions, LLC, as at 14 March 2011. All Claim Transfer Request Forms received after 14 March 2011 until, and including, 18 April 2011, will not be processed due to the Transfer Moratorium. If a Claim Transfer Request Form is received during this period, it will be held and treated for all purposes (including all time periods referenced in this notice) as though received on 19 April 2011. The Transfer Moratorium is due to the open creditors' meeting scheduled for 14 April 2011.
The management of Islandsbanki, upon the request of Glitnir’s Resolution Committee, is holding a presentation for Glitnir’s creditors in relation to Islandsbanki’s recently published financial results for the year ended 31 December 2010. The presentation is being held on 17 March 2011 from 9:30am (GMT).
With a ruling of the District Court of Reykjavik published yesterday, Glitnir hf. has formally entered winding-up procedure. Icelandic law provides for automatic end of the moratorium period upon entering into winding-up procedure. The Resolution Committee and Winding-up Board jointly applied to the District Court of Reykjavik to formally recognize that Glitnir banki hf. is in a winding-up procedure to ensure the bank enjoys the same protections from litigation, collection measures and other depletion of assets as it has had during the moratorium. Á íslensku
A creditors' meeting will be held on Thursday, 2 December 2010, at 10:00 am at Hilton Hotel Nordica, Suðurlandsbraut 2, 108 Reykjavík. Parties who have submitted claims against the bank are entitled to attend the meeting. Decisions of the Winding-Up Board insofar will be presented and discussion on the list of lodged claims continues.
Glitnir hf announces that the hearing scheduled for November 9, 2010 in connection with the New York Complaint against Defendant Jon Asgeir Johannesson and others has been adjourned.
The hearing was adjourned to permit the parties to submit additional briefs to the Court commenting on newly discovered documents which, in the last two weeks, were the subject of correspondence between the parties and the Court. In addition, the Defendants have advised that they will be withdrawing the affidavit filed by Brynjar Nielsson and submitting an affidavit from another, presently unidentified, Icelandic law expert.
Glitnir will announce the new date for the hearing once it has been agreed between the parties and the Court.
The Resolution Committee and the Winding-Up board have held various discussions with the Informal Creditors´ Committee (“ICC”) to determine the most appropriated FX strategy, and feedback received from the ICC has been incorporated into the overall currency strategy.
Yesterday, September 16th 2010, the Supreme Court ruled in the case concerning which interest rates to use to settle an FX linked car loan. The verdict confirmed the verdict of the District Court, that the lowest Central Bank rates at each interest date should be used to calculate the outstanding balance. This is a result that was expected by the RC and corresponds with the work currently being done to settle the Íslandsbanki car loans.
The Resolution Committee and Winding-Up Board of Glitnir hf. are pleased to present the Statement of Assets and Liabilities, incorporating an estimate of the value of Glitnir's assets as at 30 June 2010 and a computation of liabilities.