Form 8 (DD) - Vantiv

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FORM 8 (DD)

PUBLIC DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PARTY TO AN OFFER OR PERSON ACTING IN CONCERT (INCLUDING DEALINGS FOR THE ACCOUNT OF DISCRETIONARY INVESTMENT CLIENTS)

Rules 8.1, 8.2 and 8.4 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a)   Full name of discloser:   Barclays PLC.
     
(b) Owner or controller of interest and short
  positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):  
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose VANTIV INC
  relevant securities this form relates:  
(d) Status of person making the disclosure: CONNECTED TO OFFEROR
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 27 July 2017
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making NO
  disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?  

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

Class of relevant security:   USD 0.00001 Class A common
  Interests   Short Positions
    Number   (%) Number   (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 30,517 0.02% 0 0.00%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 1,200 0.00% 109,400 0.07%
           
 
TOTAL: 31,717 0.02% 109,400 0.07%

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).

Details of any securities borrowing and lending positions or financial collateral arrangements should be disclosed on a Supplemental Form 8 (SBL).

(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 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

(i) Party to an offer or person acting in concert (except for a principal trader in the same group as a connected adviser)

Class of relevant   Purchase/sale   Number of   Price per unit
security   securities  
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 13 64.3476 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 73 64.4500 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 100 64.2300 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 100 64.2800 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 100 64.3500 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 100 64.2797 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 200 64.3600 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 200 64.2725 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 200 64.2562 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 293 64.2600 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 472 64.4100 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 500 64.2340 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 702 64.4060 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 800 64.3300 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 900 64.4222 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 993 64.3289 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 1,001 64.2461 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 1,044 64.3422 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 1,928 64.2488 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 2,100 64.2121 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 2,575 64.1748 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 2,850 64.3693 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 3,705 64.3078 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 4,603 64.2456 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 5,800 64.2652 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 8,600 64.2331 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1 64.3600 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 53 64.0600 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 99 64.3500 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 100 64.2797 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 100 64.3400 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 100 64.2200 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 100 64.0700 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 100 64.2300 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 128 64.2400 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 200 64.2000 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 200 64.0950 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 210 64.1500 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 297 64.4502 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 300 64.2866 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 393 64.2600 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 400 64.2475 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 400 64.1331 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 465 64.0882 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 500 64.1305 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 500 64.2340 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 500 64.3650 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 501 64.1904 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 600 64.2358 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1,286 64.4078 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1,300 64.2523 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1,344 64.3558 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1,800 64.3688 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 2,300 64.2739 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 2,700 64.2488 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 3,200 64.2031 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 3,700 64.2379 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 4,400 64.2631 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 4,803 64.2460 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 6,672 64.3312 USD

(ii) Principal trader where the sole reason for the connection is that the principal trader is in the same group as a connected adviser

Class of relevant security   Purchases/ sales   Total number of securities   Highest price per unit paid/received   Lowest price per unit paid/received

(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   Product   Writing,   Number   Exercise   Type   Expiry   Option
of description purchasing, of price date money
relevant selling, securities per unit paid/
security varying etc to which received
option per unit
      relates        
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Selling 400 65 USD American 17 Nov 2017 3.9600 USD

(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 party to the offer or person acting in concert making the disclosure and any other person:

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 party to the offer or person acting in concert 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

Are any Supplemental Forms attached?

Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions)   YES
Supplemental Form 8 (SBL) NO
Date of disclosure: 28 Jul 2017
Contact name: Femi Badmos
Telephone number: 020 3555 1125

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 PLC.
are being disclosed:  
Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose VANTIV INC
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      
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -400 55.0000 American 18 Aug 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -1,200 70.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -1,500 60.0000 American 18 Aug 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Written 600 60.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -600 75.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Purchased 100 55.0000 American 18 Aug 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -100 70.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -8,800 65.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -19,600 65.0000 American 18 Aug 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -71,700 70.0000 American 18 Aug 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -3,300 60.0000 American 18 Aug 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Purchased 500 60.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -100 65.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -2,100 45.0000 American 16 Feb 2018

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.

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 dealing 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: DCC
Sequence Number: 594268
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20170728T115101+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC