Form 8.3 - Liberty Global Plc

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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:   Millennium International Management LP
(b) Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

   
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

  Liberty Global Plc
(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

  7 April 2016
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

  YES

If YES, specify which:

Cable & Wireless Communications Plc

2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

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(c), 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:

GB00B8W67662

   

 

  Interests   Short positions
  Number   %   Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled:   35,675   0.014   947,781   0.375
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:                
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell:                

TOTAL:

  35,675   0.014   947,781   0.375
Class of relevant security:

GB00B8W67B19

   

 

  Interests   Short positions
  Number   %   Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled:           882,821   0.153
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:                
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell:                

TOTAL:

          882,821   0.153
Class of relevant security:

GB00BTC0M714

   

 

  Interests   Short positions
  Number   %   Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled:   28,411   0.225   2,018   0.016
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:                
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell:                

TOTAL:

  28,411   0.225   2,018   0.016
Class of relevant security:

GB00BTC0MD78

   

 

  Interests   Short positions
  Number   %   Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled:   4,978   0.016   12,427   0.040
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:                
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell:                

TOTAL:

  4,978   0.016   12,427   0.040

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 PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), 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
security
  Purchase/sale   Number of securities   Price per unit (USD)
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   37.69
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   37.74
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   200   37.76
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   37.77
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   400   37.82
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   135   37.83
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   500   37.86
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   400   37.87
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   37.89
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   643   37.90
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   37.92
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   300   37.93
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   600   37.94
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   110   37.95
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   900   37.96
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   1217   37.97
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   2822   37.98
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   400   38.00
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   521   38.01
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   38.02
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   200   38.03
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   400   38.04
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   600   38.07
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   38.09
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   200   38.10
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   38.11
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   500   38.12
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   100   38.13
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   600   38.14
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   700   38.15
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   208   38.17
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   292   38.18
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   205   38.19
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   400   38.22
GB00B8W67662   Purchase   300   38.23
GB00B8W67662   Sale   100   37.69
GB00B8W67662   Sale   400   37.70
GB00B8W67662   Sale   300   37.71
GB00B8W67662   Sale   300   37.72
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1200   37.73
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1022   37.74
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1500   37.75
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1871   37.76
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2003   37.77
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2554   37.78
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1900   37.79
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1800   37.80
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2038   37.81
GB00B8W67662   Sale   3122   37.82
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2519   37.83
GB00B8W67662   Sale   3158   37.84
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2227   37.85
GB00B8W67662   Sale   4607   37.86
GB00B8W67662   Sale   4587   37.87
GB00B8W67662   Sale   4166   37.88
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2600   37.89
GB00B8W67662   Sale   4564   37.90
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2799   37.91
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1235   37.92
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2591   37.93
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1542   37.94
GB00B8W67662   Sale   2500   37.95
GB00B8W67662   Sale   7413   37.96
GB00B8W67662   Sale   6796   37.97
GB00B8W67662   Sale   1663   37.98
GB00B8W67662   Sale   500   37.99
GB00B8W67662   Sale   600   38.00
GB00B8W67662   Sale   920   38.01
GB00B8W67662   Sale   700   38.02
GB00B8W67662   Sale   200   38.03
GB00B8W67662   Sale   200   38.04
GB00B8W67662   Sale   200   38.05
GB00B8W67662   Sale   300   38.06
GB00B8W67662   Sale   200   38.07
GB00B8W67662   Sale   300   38.08
GB00B8W67662   Sale   200   38.09
GB00B8W67662   Sale   100   38.10
GB00B8W67662   Sale   100   38.11
GB00B8W67662   Sale   100   38.12
GB00B8W67662   Sale   200   38.13
GB00B8W67662   Sale   100   38.14
GB00B8W67662   Sale   400   38.15
GB00B8W67662   Sale   200   38.16
GB00B8W67662   Sale   100   38.20
GB00B8W67662   Sale   200   38.23
GB00B8W67662   Sale   100   38.28
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   36.73
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   36.75
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   400   36.76
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   400   36.77
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   300   36.78
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   201   36.79
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   200   36.80
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   903   36.81
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   602   36.82
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   665   36.83
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   418   36.84
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   36.85
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   402   36.86
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   101   36.87
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   459   36.88
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   36.89
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   36.90
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   500   36.91
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   1465   36.92
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   339   36.93
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   1   36.94
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   8172   36.95
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   1646   36.96
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   550   36.97
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   654   36.98
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   1   37.01
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   1   37.03
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   37.05
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   37.06
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   202   37.07
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   200   37.08
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   200   37.09
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   37.10
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   102   37.11
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   201   37.12
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   301   37.18
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   37.20
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   1   37.21
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   300   37.23
GB00B8W67B19   Purchase   100   37.32
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   200   36.72
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   300   36.73
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   36.74
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   500   36.76
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   600   36.77
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   500   36.78
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   700   36.79
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1000   36.80
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1000   36.81
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1800   36.82
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1100   36.83
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1500   36.84
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   2700   36.85
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1764   36.86
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   900   36.87
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   900   36.88
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1229   36.89
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1100   36.90
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   2529   36.91
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   900   36.92
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1085   36.93
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1000   36.94
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   1111   36.95
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   800   36.96
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   900   36.97
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   200   36.98
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   300   36.99
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   569   37.00
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   400   37.01
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   300   37.02
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.04
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.05
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.06
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.07
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.08
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.09
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   200   37.11
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   200   37.12
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   200   37.15
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.17
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   70   37.20
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.22
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.26
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   100   37.27
GB00B8W67B19   Sale   300   37.32
GB00BTC0M714   Purchase   2   33.65
GB00BTC0M714   Purchase   37   33.70
GB00BTC0M714   Sale   100   33.64
GB00BTC0M714   Sale   100   33.67
GB00BTC0M714   Sale   173   33.70
GB00BTC0M714   Sale   338   33.71
GB00BTC0M714   Sale   100   33.74
GB00BTC0M714   Sale   69   33.79
GB00BTC0M714   Sale   100   33.83
GB00BTC0M714   Sale   108   33.84
GB00BTC0MD78   Sale   100   36.54
GB00BTC0MD78   Sale   100   36.66
GB00BTC0MD78   Sale   100   36.70
GB00BTC0MD78   Sale   200   36.71
GB00BTC0MD78   Sale   100   36.73

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. CFD

  Nature of dealing

e.g. opening/closing a long/short position, increasing/reducing a long/short position

  Number of reference securities   Price per unit

(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 person 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”

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 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”

NONE

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure:   8 April 2016
Contact name:   Milos Naumovic
Telephone number:   +44 203 650 8203

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.

Short Name: MILLENNIUM PARTNERS, L.P.
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 520134
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20160408T151103+0100

Contacts

Millennium Partners, L.P.

Contacts

Millennium Partners, L.P.