Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - JOHN WOOD GROUP 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 JOHN WOOD GROUP PLC
  relevant securities this form relates:  
(c) Name of the party to the offer with which exempt AMEC FOSTER WHEELER PLC
  principal trader is connected  
(d) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 03 July 2017
(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? AMEC FOSTER WHEELER 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:       4 2/7p ordinary            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 4,460,411 1.16% 3,639,911 0.95%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
612,344 0.16% 1,650,807 0.43%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 5,072,755 1.32% 5,290,718 1.38%

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
4 2/7p ordinary Purchase 740,139 6.5018 GBP 6.2903 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary Sale 568,058 6.5147 GBP 6.2975 GBP

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of   Product   Nature of dealing   Number of   Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Long 127 6.3250 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Long 2,007 6.3778 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Long 3,154 6.4144 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Long 4,604 6.4347 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Long 6,798 6.3614 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Long 7,868 6.3595 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Long 7,877 6.4141 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Long 10,486 6.4966 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Long 12,416 6.5015 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Long 20,818 6.3977 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Long 37,555 6.4447 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Long 64,142 6.3628 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Long 67,356 6.3233 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Long 132,766 6.4574 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Short 72 6.3806 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 100 6.3206 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 247 6.3303 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 310 6.3903 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 463 6.3604 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 532 6.2903 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 859 6.2953 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 860 6.3153 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Short 1,296 6.5013 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 10,409 6.4045 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 14,582 6.3638 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Short 15,305 6.3686 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Short 18,764 6.4016 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Short 20,698 6.3488 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Short 22,097 6.3627 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 22,473 6.4923 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary SWAP Short 45,946 6.3566 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 73,828 6.5185 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 120,469 6.3605 GBP
4 2/7p ordinary CFD Short 261,637 6.3600 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: 4 Jul 2017
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 0207 773 0635

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service.

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: 586802
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20170704T124430+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC