FORM 38.5(b) - DRAGON OIL PLC

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FORM 38.5(b)

IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL

DISCLOSURE UNDER RULE 38.5(b) OF THE IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL ACT, 1997, TAKEOVER RULES, 2013

DEALINGS BY CONNECTED EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADERS WITHOUT RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY STATUS, OR WITH RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY STATUS BUT NOT DEALING IN A CLIENT-SERVING CAPACITY

1. KEY INFORMATION

Name of exempt principal trader:   BARCLAYS CAPITAL SECURITIES LTD
Company dealt in DRAGON OIL PLC
Class of relevant security to which the €0.10 ordinary shares
dealings being disclosed relate  
Date of dealing 20 April 2015

2. INTERESTS AND SHORT POSITIONS

(a) Interests and short positions (following dealing) in the class of relevant security dealt in (Note 2)

Class of relevant security:       ORD
Interests   Short Positions
    Number   (%) Number   (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
574,200 0.12% 396,875 0.08%
           
(2) Derivatives (other than options):
349,555 0.07% 526,880 0.11%
           
(3) Options and agreements to
purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 923,755 0.19% 923,755 0.19%

(b) Interests and short positions in relevant securities of the company, other than the class dealt in (Note 2)

Class of relevant security:   Long   Short
    Number   (%)   Number   (%)
(1) Relevant securities        
(2) Derivatives (other than options)        
(3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell        
Total        

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3. DEALINGS (Note 3)

(a) Purchases and sales

Purchase/sale   Number of   Price per unit
  securities  
Purchase 1,202 8.8334 EUR
Purchase 1,595 6.4100 GBP
Purchase 8,582 6.3583 GBP
Sale 270 6.3405 GBP
Sale 314 6.3500 GBP
Sale 339 6.3701 GBP
Sale 359 6.3800 GBP
Sale 947 6.3553 GBP
Sale 1,191 8.8354 EUR
Sale 1,517 6.3619 GBP
Sale 1,595 6.4100 GBP
Sale 4,920 6.3658 GBP
Sale 12,403 6.3637 GBP

(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options transactions)

Product   Nature of transaction   Number of relevant securities   Price per unit
name      
CFD Long 14 6.3692 GBP
SWAP Long 200 6.3724 GBP
CFD Long 456 8.8639 EUR
CFD Long 735 8.8143 EUR
CFD Long 850 6.3769 GBP
CFD Long 2,440 6.3588 GBP
CFD Long 3,093 6.3510 GBP
SWAP Long 7,100 6.3656 GBP
SWAP Long 7,372 6.3662 GBP
CFD Short 45 6.3820 GBP
CFD Short 352 8.8175 EUR
CFD Short 735 6.3667 GBP
CFD Short 850 8.8431 EUR
SWAP Short 7,802 6.3575 GBP

(c) Options transactions in respect of existing relevant securities

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Product name,

e.g. call option

  Writing, selling, purchasing, varying etc.   Number of securities to which the option relates (Note 7)   Exercise price   Type, e.g. American, European etc.   Expiry date   Option money paid/received per unit (Note 4)

(ii) Exercising

Product name,

e.g. call option

  Number of securities   Exercise price per unit (Note 4)

(d) Other dealings (including transactions in respect of new securities) (Note 3)

Nature of transaction

(Note 7)

  Details   Price per unit

(if applicable) (Note 4)

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4. OTHER INFORMATION

Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced. If none, this should be stated.

Is a Supplemental Form 38.5(b) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure: 21 Apr 2015
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 020 7773 0635
Name of offeree/offeror with which connected Emirates National Oil Company
Nature of connection Financial Adviser

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: MSC
Sequence Number: 462160
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20150421T112918+0100

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