PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY
A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE
Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)
1. KEY INFORMATION
|(a) Full title of discloser:||AXA Funding Managers S.A.|
|(b) Proprietor or controller of pursuits and brief positions disclosed, if totally different from 1(a):
The naming of nominee or automobile corporations is inadequate. For a belief, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries should be named.
|(c) Identify of offeror/offeree in relation to whose related securities this way relates:
Use a separate kind for every offeror/offeree
|Vectura Group PLC|
|(d) If an exempt fund supervisor linked with an offeror/offeree, state this and specify identification of offeror/offeree:|
|(e) Date place held/dealing undertaken:
For a gap place disclosure, state the newest practicable date previous to the disclosure
|17 June 2021|
|(f) Along with the corporate in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of every other social gathering to the supply?
If it’s a money supply or doable money supply, state “N/A”
2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE
If there are positions or rights to subscribe to reveal in multiple class of related securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy desk 2(a) or (b) (as acceptable) for every further class of related safety.
(a) Pursuits and brief positions within the related securities of the offeror or offeree to which the disclosure relates following the dealing (if any)
|Class of related safety:||0.0271p Strange|
|(1) Related securities owned and/or managed:||30,358,789||5.07%|
|(2) Money-settled derivatives:|
|(3) Inventory-settled derivatives (together with choices) and agreements to buy/promote:|
|TOTAL: AXA Funding Managers doesn’t have discretion concerning voting selections in respect of three,558,050 shares which can be included on this complete.||30,358,789||5.07%|
All pursuits and all brief positions ought to be disclosed.
Particulars of any open stock-settled spinoff positions (together with traded choices), or agreements to buy or promote related securities, ought to be given on a Supplemental Kind 8 (Open Positions).
(b) Rights to subscribe for brand new securities (together with administrators’ and different worker choices)
|Class of related safety in relation to which subscription proper exists:|
|Particulars, together with nature of the rights involved and related percentages:|
3. DEALINGS (IF ANY) BY THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE
The place there have been dealings in multiple class of related securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy desk 3(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as acceptable) for every further class of related safety dealt in.
The foreign money of all costs and different financial quantities ought to be acknowledged.
(a) Purchases and gross sales
|Class of related safety||Buy/sale||Variety of securities||Worth per unit|
|0.0271p atypical||Sale||613,556||GBP 1.37|
|0.0271p atypical||Sale||286,444||GBP 1.37|
(b) Money-settled spinoff transactions
|Class of related safety||Product description
|Nature of dealing
e.g. opening/closing an extended/brief place, rising/lowering an extended/brief place
|Variety of reference securities||Worth per unit|
(c) Inventory-settled spinoff transactions (together with choices)
(i) Writing, promoting, buying or various
|Class of related safety||Product description e.g. name choice||Writing, buying, promoting, various and so on.||Variety of securities to which choice relates||Train value per unit||Sort
e.g. American, European and so on.
|Expiry date||Choice cash paid/ obtained per unit|
|Class of related safety||Product description
e.g. name choice
|Exercising/ exercised towards||Variety of securities||Train value per unit|
(d) Different dealings (together with subscribing for brand new securities)
|Class of related safety||Nature of dealing
e.g. subscription, conversion
|Particulars||Worth per unit (if relevant)|
4. OTHER INFORMATION
(a) Indemnity and different dealing preparations
|Particulars of any indemnity or choice association, or any settlement or understanding, formal or casual, referring to related securities which can be an inducement to deal or chorus from dealing entered into by the individual making the disclosure and any social gathering to the supply or any individual appearing in live performance with a celebration to the supply:
Irrevocable commitments and letters of intent shouldn’t be included. If there are not any such agreements, preparations or understandings, state “none”
(b) Agreements, preparations or understandings referring to choices or derivatives
|Particulars of any settlement, association or understanding, formal or casual, between the individual making the disclosure and every other individual referring to:
(i) the voting rights of any related securities below any choice; or
(ii) the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any related securities to which any spinoff is referenced:
If there are not any such agreements, preparations or understandings, state “none”
|Is a Supplemental Kind 8 (Open Positions) hooked up?||NO|
|Date of disclosure:||18/06/2021|
|Contact title:||Victoria Warmé|
|Phone quantity*:||0033 1 44 45 83 60|
Public disclosures below Rule 8 of the Code should be made to a Regulatory Info Service.
The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is offered for session in relation to the Code’s disclosure necessities on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.
*If the discloser is a pure individual, a phone quantity doesn’t should be included, supplied contact data has been supplied to the Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit.
The Code will be seen on the Panel’s web site at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.