FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - SABMILLER PLC

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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 SABMILLER PLC
  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: 22 April 2016
(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? ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEV SA/NV

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:                    
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 18,265,491 1.13% 3,723,126 0.23%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
1,532,590 0.09% 17,466,331 1.08%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 19,798,081 1.22% 21,189,457 1.31%

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 311,732 42.5300 GBP 42.3 GBP
ORD Sale 466,197 42.5300 GBP 42.3 GBP

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of   Product   Nature of dealing   Number of   Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
ORD CFD Long 164 875.4653 ZAR
ORD SWAP Long 1,977 42.3441 GBP
ORD CFD Long 2,245 879.6994 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 2,278 42.3988 GBP
ORD CFD Long 5,352 876.6335 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 10,000 42.4809 GBP
ORD CFD Long 12,353 42.3847 GBP
ORD CFD Long 28,352 877.0174 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 47,702 874.8635 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 107,089 42.3765 GBP
ORD CFD Long 100,796 42.3713 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 14 42.3957 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 14 42.4057 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 108 42.3364 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 158 42.3474 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 165 42.3365 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 442 42.3905 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 452 42.3910 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 595 42.4567 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 1,420 42.3699 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 2,099 42.3881 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 5,200 42.3375 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 6,500 42.3505 GBP
ORD CFD Short 6,656 875.3606 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 8,518 42.4361 GBP
ORD CFD Short 9,187 875.8733 ZAR
ORD SWAP Short 20,775 42.3890 GBP
ORD CFD Short 33,340 42.4438 GBP
ORD CFD Short 33,752 874.9538 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 34,675 876.1375 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 94,309 875.1027 ZAR

(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”

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”

None

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure: 25 Apr 2016
Contact name: Pinar Coktas
Telephone number: 020 7116 1165

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: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: FEO
Sequence Number: 523045
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20160425T104039+0100

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