(1) The Securities have not been and will not be registered under the Act
and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to, or for the
account or benefit of, U.S. persons except in accordance with Regulation S
under the Act or pursuant to an exemption from the registration requirements of
the Act. Each Purchaser represents that it has offered and sold the Securities,
and will offer and sell the Securities (i) as part of their distribution at any
time and (ii) otherwise until 40 days after the later of the commencement of
the offering and the Time of Delivery, only in accordance with Rule 903 of
Regulation S or Rule 144A or pursuant to Paragraph 2 of this Annex I under the
Act. Accordingly, each Purchaser agrees that neither it, its affiliates nor any
persons acting on its or their behalf has engaged or will engage in any
directed selling efforts with respect to the Securities, and it and they have
complied and will comply with the offering restrictions requirement of
Regulation S. Each Purchaser agrees that, at or prior to confirmation of sale
of Securities (other than a sale pursuant to Rule 144A, it will have sent to
each distributor, dealer or person receiving a selling concession, fee or other
remuneration that purchases Securities from it during the restricted period a
confirmation or notice to substantially the following effect:
"The Securities covered hereby have not been registered under the U.S.
Securities Act of 1933 (the "Securities Act") and may not be offered and
sold within the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of,
U.S. persons (i) as part of their distribution at any time or (ii)
otherwise until 40 days after the later of the commencement of the
offering and the closing date, except in either case in accordance with
Regulation S (or Rule 144A if available) under the Securities Act. Terms
used above have the meaning given to them by Regulation S."
Terms used in this paragraph have the meanings given to them by Regulation S.
Each Purchaser further agrees that it has not entered and will not
enter into any contractual arrangement with respect to the distribution or
delivery of the Securities, except with its affiliates or with the prior
written consent of the Issuers.
(2) Notwithstanding the foregoing, Securities in registered form may be
offered, sold and delivered by the Purchasers in the United States and to U.S.
persons pursuant to Section 3 of this Agreement without delivery of the written
statement required by paragraph (1) above.
(3) Each Purchaser further represents and agrees that (i) it has not
offered or sold and prior to the date six months after the date of issue of the
Securities will not offer or sell any Securities to persons in the United
Kingdom except to persons whose ordinary activities involve them in acquiring,
holding, managing or disposing of investments (as principal or agent) for the
purposes of their businesses or otherwise in circumstances which have not
resulted and will not result in an offer to the public in the United Kingdom
within the meaning of the Public Offers of Securities Regulations 1995, (b) it
has complied, and will comply, with all applicable provisions of the