Form 8 (DD) - Equinix inc

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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 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

Equinix Inc
(d) Status of person making the disclosure:

e.g. offeror, offeree, person acting in concert with the offeror/offeree (specify name of offeror/offeree)

Connected to Telecity Group plc
(e) Date dealing undertaken: 28 July 2015
(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”

NO

If YES, specify which:

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:    

 

Interests   Short positions
Number   % Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled: 585 0.00

0

0.00
(2) Cash-settled derivatives: 89,966 0.16 0 0.00
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell: 14,352 0.03 21,380 0.04

TOTAL:

104,903 0.19 21,380 0.04

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 security   Purchase/sale   Number of securities   Price per unit (in 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 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

(USD)

  Type

e.g. American, European etc.

  Expiry date   Option money paid/ received per unit (USD)
USD 0.001 Call Option Selling 500 270 American 18092016 15.8000

(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:   29 July 2015
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 020 7773 0635

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 dealing disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk

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

Full name of person making disclosure:   Barclays Plc
Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities the disclosure relates: Equinix Inc

2. STOCK-SETTLED DERIVATIVES (INCLUDING OPTIONS)

Class of relevant security   Product description e.g. call option   Written or purchased   Number of securities to which option or derivative relates   Exercise price per unit

(USD)

  Type

e.g. American, European etc.

  Expiry date
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -824 105 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -4738 180 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -100 180 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -2000 210 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -100 220 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -200 230 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -2500 230 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -4400 240 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -1100 240 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -1000 260 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -1100 270 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -200 270 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -100 280 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -100 290 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -100 300 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -100 310 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -100 340 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Put Option Purchased -100 350 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 309 95 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 206 115 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 515 120 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 500 155 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 1300 155 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 1500 165 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 618 175 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 200 200 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 103 220 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 4014 230 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 103 240 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 1442 250 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 100 260 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 1030 280 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 200 300 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Put Option Written 206 310 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Call Option Purchased 103 165 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Call Option Purchased 100 220 American 18122015
USD 0.001 Call Option Purchased 103 230 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Call Option Purchased 200 240 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Call Option Purchased 300 260 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Call Option Purchased 1000 270 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Call Option Purchased 100 280 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Call Option Purchased 100 290 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Call Option Written -309 160 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Call Option Written -409 200 American 15012016
USD 0.001 Call Option Written -300 270 American 18092015
USD 0.001 Call Option Written -500 290 American 18032016
USD 0.001 Call Option Written -1000 320 American 18032016

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.

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: DCC
Sequence Number: 477097
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20150729T104748+0100

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BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC