RNS Number : 0422V
3i Group PLC
09 December 2013
 



NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES

 

On 9 December 2013 3i Group plc ("the Issuer") was notified of the following details relating to a major interest in its shares.

 

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:     

 

3i Group plc

 

2. Reason for the notification:

 

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights.

An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments.

 

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:

 

BlackRock, Inc

    

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):        

 

 

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached:

 

5 December 2013

    

6. Date on which issuer notified:   

 

9 December 2013

    

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:

 

Holding has gone above 12%

 

8. Notified details:   

 

 

A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type of shares
Situation previous to the triggering transaction
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
 if possible using the ISIN CODE
Number of Shares
Number of Voting Rights
Number of shares
Number of voting rights
% of voting rights
 
Direct
Direct 
Indirect
Direct
Indirect
GB00B1YW4409
99,574,718
99,574,718
N/A
N/A
108,469,833
N/A
11.16%
 

 

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial instrument

Expiration date

Exercise/ Conversion  Period/ Date

Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/ converted.

% of voting rights






 

 

C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

 

Type of financial
instrument

Exercise
price

Expiration
date

Exercise/
Conversion
period

Number of voting
rights instrument
refers to

% of voting rights

 

 CFD




8,301,294

Nominal

Delta

0.85%

0.85%

 

 

Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights

116,771,127

12.02%

 

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:

 

BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited - 116,771,127 (12.02%)

 

Proxy Voting:

 

10. Name of the proxy holder:

11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold: 

12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:

 

13. Additional information:  

 

Issuer contact details:

Jackie Harper, Group Secretariat

Telephone: 020 7975 3530


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