FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA/NV

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FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)

PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN

EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITHOUT RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY (“RI”) STATUS (OR WHERE RI STATUS IS NOT APPLICABLE)

Rule 8.5 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a)   Name of exempt principal trader:   BARCLAYS CAPITAL SECURITIES LTD
(b) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA/NV
  relevant securities this form relates:  
(c) Name of the party to the offer with which exempt ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA/NV
  principal trader is connected  
(d) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 03 November 2015
(e) In addition to the company in 1(b) above, is the exempt principal YES:
  trader making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer? SABMILLER PLC

2. POSITIONS OF THE EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER

If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(b), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

(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: 5,004,166 0.31% 7,101,671 0.44%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
3,154,933 0.20% 415,400 0.03%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 475,659 0.03% 373,331 0.02%
           
 
TOTAL: 8,634,758 0.54% 7,890,402 0.49%

All interests and all short positions should be disclosed.

Details of any open stock-settled derivative positions (including traded options), or agreements to purchase or sell relevant securities, should be given on a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions).

(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors’ and other employee 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 EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(b), copy table 3(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security dealt in.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

(a) Purchases and sales

Class of relevant   Purchase/sale   Total number of   Highest price per unit   Lowest price per unit
security   securities paid/received paid/received
ORD Purchase 495,328 109.0500 EUR 107.21 EUR
ORD Purchase 495,328 118.8566 USD 118.8566 USD
ORD Sale 204,582 109.0500 EUR 107.1983 EUR
ORD Sale 204,582 118.8566 USD 118.8566 USD

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of   Product   Nature of dealing   Number of   Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
ORD SWAP Long 4 108.6350 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 57 108.6347 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 503 108.5781 EUR
ORD CFD Long 1,663 108.9818 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 2,707 108.5068 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 3,270 108.4128 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 5,086 108.5489 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 8,063 108.4724 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 8,300 108.5500 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 9,204 108.4675 EUR
ORD SWAP Long 17,291 108.4661 EUR
ORD CFD Short 80 109.0581 EUR
ORD SWAP Short 385 108.4743 EUR
ORD SWAP Short 470 108.0861 EUR
ORD SWAP Short 2,000 108.5500 EUR
ORD SWAP Short 2,002 108.3601 EUR
ORD SWAP Short 2,706 108.4294 EUR
ORD SWAP Short 10,000 108.6170 EUR

(c) Stock-settled derivative transactions (including options)

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Class of relevant security   Product description e.g. call option   Writing, purchasing, selling, varying etc.   Number of securities to which option relates   Exercise price per unit   Type

e.g. American, European etc.

  Expiry date   Option money paid/ received per unit

(ii) Exercise

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. call option

  Exercising/ exercised against   Number of securities   Exercise price per unit

(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)

Class of relevant security   Nature of dealing

e.g. subscription, conversion

  Details   Price per unit (if applicable)

4. OTHER INFORMATION

(a) Indemnity and other dealing 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 exempt principal trader making the disclosure and any party to the offer or any person acting in concert with a party to the offer:

Irrevocable commitments and letters of intent should not be included. If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal, between the exempt principal trader 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 or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative is referenced:

If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   YES
Date of disclosure: 4 Nov 2015
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 020 7773 0635

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is available for consultation in relation to the Code’s disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

SUPPLEMENTAL FORM 8 (OPEN POSITIONS)

DETAILS OF OPEN STOCK-SETTLED DERIVATIVE (INCLUDING OPTION) POSITIONS, AGREEMENTS TO PURCHASE OR SELL ETC.

Note 5(i) on Rule 8 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

Identity of the person whose positions/dealings   BARCLAYS CAPITAL SECURITIES LTD
are being disclosed:  
Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV
relevant securities this from relates:  

2. STOCK-SETTLED DERIVATIVES (INCLUDING OPTIONS)

Class   Product   Writing,   Number   Exercise   Type   Expiry
of description purchasing, of price date
relevant selling, securities per unit
security varying etc to which
option
      relates      
ORD Call Options Purchased 2,328 103.0000 European 20 Nov 2015
ORD Call Options Written -100,000 105.0000 American 18 Dec 2015
ORD Call Options Written -25,000 110.0000 American 18 Mar 2016
ORD Put Options Written 25,000 96.0000 American 18 Mar 2016
ORD Call Options Purchased 6,606 120.0000 European 18 Dec 2015
ORD Put Options Purchased -103,000 86.0900 American 18 Dec 2015
ORD Call Options Written -6,606 120.0000 European 18 Dec 2015
ORD Put Options Purchased -11,493 110.0000 European 18 Dec 2015
ORD Put Options Written 11,493 110.0000 European 18 Dec 2015
ORD Call Options Purchased 2,232 110.0000 European 18 Dec 2015
ORD Put Options Written 25,000 100.0000 American 18 Dec 2015
ORD Call Options Purchased 150,000 110.0000 American 18 Dec 2015
ORD Put Options Written 150,000 94.0000 American 18 Dec 2015
ORD Call Options Written -75,000 110.0000 American 18 Dec 2015
ORD Put Options Purchased -50,000 90.0000 American 18 Dec 2015
ORD Call Options Written -2,232 110.0000 European 18 Dec 2015
ORD Call Options Purchased 103,000 105.2200 American 18 Dec 2015

3. AGREEMENTS TO PURCHASE OR SELL ETC.

Full details should be given so that the nature of the interest or position can be fully understood:

It is not necessary to provide details on a Supplemental Form (Open Positions) with regard to cash-settled derivatives.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is available for consultation in relation to the Code’s disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: FEO
Sequence Number: 493358
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20151104T112757+0000

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BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC