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: 18 May 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:       ORD            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 19,013,148 1.17% 2,484,206 0.15%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
621,378 0.04% 19,468,194 1.20%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 19,634,526 1.21% 21,952,400 1.35%

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 384,724 42.3050 GBP 42.105 GBP
ORD Sale 209,257 42.3050 GBP 42.105 GBP
ADR Purchase 5,800 61.7100 USD 61.5949 USD
ADR Sale 5,800 61.7100 USD 61.5949 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 42 42.1835 GBP
ORD SWAP Long 870 42.1492 GBP
ORD CFD Long 2,056 969.9730 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 2,141 42.1345 GBP
ORD CFD Long 3,160 42.1983 GBP
ORD CFD Long 3,992 42.1695 GBP
ORD CFD Long 4,007 42.1665 GBP
ORD CFD Long 12,649 971.4528 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 31,167 42.1316 GBP
ORD CFD Long 62,350 42.1760 GBP
ORD CFD Long 99,204 966.1631 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 121,122 967.1236 ZAR
ORD SWAP Short 14 42.1875 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 117 42.2113 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 141 42.2583 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 147 42.2381 GBP
ORD CFD Short 147 972.6419 ZAR
ORD SWAP Short 322 42.2621 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 439 42.1869 GBP
ORD CFD Short 1,374 42.2169 GBP
ORD CFD Short 2,225 965.3421 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 2,240 967.2390 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 2,543 42.1938 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 3,189 42.2257 GBP
ORD CFD Short 3,463 972.1505 ZAR
ORD SWAP Short 5,000 42.2386 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 6,315 42.1761 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 8,294 42.1757 GBP
ORD CFD Short 19,074 42.2158 GBP
ORD SWAP Short 50,000 42.2646 GBP
ORD CFD Short 52,733 969.6185 ZAR
ORD SWAP Short 65,669 42.2108 GBP
ORD CFD Short 122,914 42.1887 GBP

(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: 19 May 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: 527151
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20160519T104821+0100

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