Form 8.3 - PLATFORM SPECIALTY PRODS CORPORATION

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FORM 8.3              
 
 
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 name of discloser: Barclays PLC.
     
(b) Owner or controller of interest and short
  positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):  
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose

PLATFORM SPECIALTY PRODS CORPORATION

  relevant securities this form relates:  
(d) If an exempt fund manager connected with an
offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of
  offeror/offeree:  
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 19 August 2015
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making YES:
  disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer? ALENT PLC
 
2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE
(a) Interests and short positions in the relevant securities of the offeror or offeree to which the disclosure relates following the dealing (if any)
         
Class of relevant security:   ORD      
Interests   Short Positions  
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 594,987 0.28% 1,163,143 0.55%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
1,045,360 0.50% 592,878 0.28%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 1,640,347 0.78% 1,756,021 0.83%
           
(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors and other executive
  options)
Class of relevant security in relation to which subscription right exists
 
Details, including nature of the rights
concerned and relevant percentages:  
 
3. DEALINGS (IF ANY) BY THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE    
(a) Purchases and sales    
Class of relevant Purchase/sale Number of Price per unit
security   securities  
ORD Purchase 200 20.2800 USD
ORD Purchase 200 20.5050 USD
ORD Purchase 300 20.2500 USD
ORD Purchase 300 20.2533 USD
ORD Purchase 1,002 20.4097 USD
ORD Purchase 1,100 20.6300 USD
ORD Purchase 1,200 20.5604 USD
ORD Purchase 1,400 20.4478 USD
ORD Purchase 1,880 20.3673 USD
ORD Purchase 2,900 20.3867 USD
ORD Purchase 3,730 20.6218 USD
ORD Purchase 4,107 20.6482 USD
ORD Purchase 5,103 20.6202 USD
ORD Purchase 5,800 20.3930 USD
ORD Purchase 5,900 20.3881 USD
ORD Purchase 7,450 20.5063 USD
ORD Purchase 7,599 20.4189 USD
ORD Purchase 7,660 20.6160 USD
ORD Purchase 10,100 20.3863 USD
ORD Purchase 10,769 20.5213 USD
ORD Purchase 11,900 20.6712 USD
ORD Purchase 13,119 20.3915 USD
ORD Purchase 14,293 20.5182 USD
ORD Purchase 16,926 20.4562 USD
ORD Purchase 18,600 20.6119 USD
ORD Purchase 20,760 20.3787 USD
ORD Purchase 21,900 20.4286 USD
ORD Purchase 23,739 20.5615 USD
ORD Purchase 24,500 20.4096 USD
ORD Purchase 25,026 20.3923 USD
ORD Purchase 48,900 20.3760 USD
ORD Purchase 51,800 20.5000 USD
ORD Purchase 61,784 20.6387 USD
ORD Purchase 69,554 20.6135 USD
ORD Purchase 79,901 20.5515 USD
ORD Purchase 82,274 20.3939 USD
ORD Purchase 101,157 20.3992 USD
ORD Purchase 141,842 20.4647 USD
ORD Purchase 192,905 20.6254 USD
ORD Purchase 195,110 20.3843 USD
ORD Sale 100 20.3200 USD
ORD Sale 100 20.4000 USD
ORD Sale 200 20.5050 USD
ORD Sale 300 20.3600 USD
ORD Sale 300 20.4116 USD
ORD Sale 300 20.4200 USD
ORD Sale 300 20.4300 USD
ORD Sale 300 20.7700 USD
ORD Sale 400 20.3412 USD
ORD Sale 400 20.3725 USD
ORD Sale 500 20.4380 USD
ORD Sale 543 20.6305 USD
ORD Sale 800 20.3612 USD
ORD Sale 800 20.3687 USD
ORD Sale 926 20.4011 USD
ORD Sale 1,200 20.6495 USD
ORD Sale 1,300 20.3238 USD
ORD Sale 1,300 20.6084 USD
ORD Sale 1,357 20.7137 USD
ORD Sale 1,400 20.3250 USD
ORD Sale 1,450 20.3037 USD
ORD Sale 1,700 20.4591 USD
ORD Sale 1,800 20.4091 USD
ORD Sale 1,900 20.6989 USD
ORD Sale 2,130 20.7400 USD
ORD Sale 2,692 20.4361 USD
ORD Sale 2,900 20.4542 USD
ORD Sale 2,947 20.3963 USD
ORD Sale 3,100 20.4322 USD
ORD Sale 3,400 20.4435 USD
ORD Sale 4,800 20.4230 USD
ORD Sale 5,300 20.6691 USD
ORD Sale 5,900 20.4254 USD
ORD Sale 7,500 20.5008 USD
ORD Sale 9,372 20.3850 USD
ORD Sale 10,648 20.4845 USD
ORD Sale 10,658 20.4771 USD
ORD Sale 12,000 20.3630 USD
ORD Sale 13,080 20.4099 USD
ORD Sale 14,100 20.4556 USD
ORD Sale 17,228 20.4083 USD
ORD Sale 18,936 20.4448 USD
ORD Sale 19,000 20.4247 USD
ORD Sale 21,150 20.3108 USD
ORD Sale 31,431 20.5440 USD
ORD Sale 50,000 20.4903 USD
ORD Sale 50,000 20.4928 USD
ORD Sale 89,632 20.5000 USD
ORD Sale 131,121 20.3839 USD
ORD Sale 140,025 20.7200 USD
ORD Sale 141,842 20.4647 USD
ORD Sale 155,678 20.3550 USD
ORD Sale 714,525 20.5226 USD
 
(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions      
Class of Product Nature of dealing Number of Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
ORD SWAP Expires 24/11/2015 Long 137,895 20.7200 USD
 
(c) Stock-settled derivative transactions (including options)
(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying            
Class Product Writing, Number Exercise Type Expiry Option
of description purchasing, of price date money
relevant selling, securities per unit paid/
security varying etc to which received
option per unit
      relates        
               
 
(ii) Exercising      
Class of relevant Product description Exercising/ exercised against Number of Exercise price per
security     securities unit
         
 
(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)    
Class of relevant Nature of Dealings Details Price per unit (if
security     applicable)
       
 
4. OTHER INFORMATION
(a) Indemnity and other dealings arrangements
Details of any indemnity or option arrangement, or any agreement or understanding, formal or informal, relating to relevant securities which may be an inducement to deal or refrain from dealing entered into by the person making the disclosure and any party to the offer or any person acting in concert with a party to the offer:
 
 
 
NONE
(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal, between the person making the disclosure and any other person relating to: (i) the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option; or (ii) the voting rights of future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative is referenced:

 
 
 

 

NONE
(c) Attachments
Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached? NO
Date of disclosure: 20 Aug 2015
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 020 7773 0635

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 480615
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20150820T142228+0100

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