Form 8.3 - PLATFORM SPECIALTY PRODS CORP

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FORM 8.3              
 
 
PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY
A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR
MORE
Rule 8.3 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

PLATFORM SPECIALTY PRODS CORP

  relevant securities this form relates:  
(d) If an exempt fund manager connected with an
offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of
  offeror/offeree:  
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 6 August 2015
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making YES:
  disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer? ALENT PLC
 
2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE
(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: 987,368 0.47% 217,161 0.10%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
160,900 0.08% 592,878 0.28%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 1,148,268 0.55% 810,039 0.39%
           
(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors and other executive
  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 PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE    
(a) Purchases and sales    
Class of relevant Purchase/sale Number of Price per unit
security   securities  
ORD Purchase 100 23.4600 USD
ORD Purchase 200 23.3600 USD
ORD Purchase 400 23.3050 USD
ORD Purchase 600 23.2766 USD
ORD Purchase 1,586 23.3034 USD
ORD Purchase 1,625 23.2651 USD
ORD Purchase 1,700 23.1594 USD
ORD Purchase 1,800 23.1963 USD
ORD Purchase 1,914 23.2171 USD
ORD Purchase 2,546 23.2475 USD
ORD Purchase 2,546 23.2476 USD
ORD Purchase 3,039 23.1688 USD
ORD Purchase 3,200 23.5479 USD
ORD Purchase 644,372 23.2700 USD
ORD Sale 100 23.1100 USD
ORD Sale 200 23.1350 USD
ORD Sale 200 23.5950 USD
ORD Sale 314 23.2152 USD
ORD Sale 400 23.0100 USD
ORD Sale 500 23.1320 USD
ORD Sale 500 23.1780 USD
ORD Sale 700 23.3971 USD
ORD Sale 800 23.1437 USD
ORD Sale 800 23.2071 USD
ORD Sale 1,000 23.5360 USD
ORD Sale 1,300 23.2138 USD
ORD Sale 1,695 23.5834 USD
ORD Sale 1,700 23.5352 USD
ORD Sale 2,546 23.2475 USD
ORD Sale 3,200 23.5479 USD
ORD Sale 3,900 23.4880 USD
ORD Sale 6,650 23.2436 USD
ORD Sale 7,800 23.5420 USD
ORD Sale 11,488 23.5576 USD
ORD Sale 644,372 23.2700 USD
 
(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions      
Class of relevant Product Nature of dealing Number of Price per unit
security description reference
      securities  
         
 
(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        
               
 
(ii) Exercising      
Class of relevant Product description Exercising/ exercised against Number of Exercise price per
security     securities unit
         
 
(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)    
Class of relevant Nature of Dealings Details Price per unit (if
security     applicable)
       
4. OTHER INFORMATION
(a) Indemnity and other dealings 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 person making the disclosure and any party to the offer or any person acting in concert with a party to the offer:
 
 
 
NONE
(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal, between the person 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 of future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative is referenced:

 
 
 

 

NONE
(c) Attachments
Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached? NO
Date of disclosure: 7 Aug 2015
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 020 7773 0635

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 478584
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20150807T131509+0100

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BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC