Form 8.3 - Arris Group Inc


FORM 8.3



Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)


(a) Full name of discloser:   Millennium International Management LP
(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

  Arris Group Inc
(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

  28 December 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”


If YES, specify which:

Pace Plc


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 (if any)

Class of relevant security:




  Interests   Short positions
  Number   %   Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled:   512,201   0.351   164,115   0.112
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:                
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell:                


  512,201   0.351   164,115   0.112

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:  


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

Class of relevant security   Purchase/sale   Number of securities   Price per unit (USD)
US04270V1061   Purchase   300   29.60
US04270V1061   Purchase   100   29.61
US04270V1061   Purchase   100   29.62
US04270V1061   Purchase   100   29.63
US04270V1061   Purchase   500   29.64
US04270V1061   Purchase   1000   29.65
US04270V1061   Purchase   1900   29.66
US04270V1061   Purchase   1700   29.67
US04270V1061   Purchase   3863   29.68
US04270V1061   Purchase   4500   29.69
US04270V1061   Purchase   3671   29.70
US04270V1061   Purchase   3240   29.71
US04270V1061   Purchase   5230   29.72
US04270V1061   Purchase   4385   29.73
US04270V1061   Purchase   2123   29.74
US04270V1061   Purchase   3500   29.75
US04270V1061   Purchase   1900   29.76
US04270V1061   Purchase   3724   29.77
US04270V1061   Purchase   1735   29.78
US04270V1061   Purchase   1200   29.79
US04270V1061   Purchase   1400   29.80
US04270V1061   Purchase   1900   29.81
US04270V1061   Purchase   1500   29.82
US04270V1061   Purchase   200   29.83
US04270V1061   Purchase   700   29.84
US04270V1061   Purchase   2310   29.85
US04270V1061   Purchase   600   29.86
US04270V1061   Purchase   400   29.87
US04270V1061   Purchase   1472   29.88
US04270V1061   Purchase   1210   29.89
US04270V1061   Purchase   5900   29.90
US04270V1061   Purchase   200   29.91
US04270V1061   Purchase   1000   29.92
US04270V1061   Purchase   300   29.93
US04270V1061   Purchase   100   29.94
US04270V1061   Purchase   1200   29.97
US04270V1061   Purchase   1500   29.98
US04270V1061   Purchase   200   29.99
US04270V1061   Purchase   1700   30.00
US04270V1061   Purchase   234   30.02
US04270V1061   Purchase   200   30.03
US04270V1061   Purchase   200   30.04
US04270V1061   Purchase   200   30.06
US04270V1061   Purchase   300   30.07
US04270V1061   Purchase   1037   30.08
US04270V1061   Sale   100   29.60
US04270V1061   Sale   1300   29.64
US04270V1061   Sale   400   29.65
US04270V1061   Sale   400   29.66
US04270V1061   Sale   700   29.67
US04270V1061   Sale   500   29.68
US04270V1061   Sale   900   29.69
US04270V1061   Sale   1600   29.70
US04270V1061   Sale   1600   29.71
US04270V1061   Sale   1000   29.72
US04270V1061   Sale   800   29.73
US04270V1061   Sale   1000   29.74
US04270V1061   Sale   1000   29.75
US04270V1061   Sale   1300   29.76
US04270V1061   Sale   1202   29.77
US04270V1061   Sale   1200   29.78
US04270V1061   Sale   300   29.79
US04270V1061   Sale   200   29.80
US04270V1061   Sale   1400   29.81
US04270V1061   Sale   300   29.82
US04270V1061   Sale   300   29.83
US04270V1061   Sale   1300   29.84
US04270V1061   Sale   3400   29.85
US04270V1061   Sale   4300   29.86
US04270V1061   Sale   3434   29.87
US04270V1061   Sale   10969   29.88
US04270V1061   Sale   3120   29.89
US04270V1061   Sale   1337   29.90
US04270V1061   Sale   1017   29.91
US04270V1061   Sale   100   29.92
US04270V1061   Sale   24281   29.94
US04270V1061   Sale   100   29.95
US04270V1061   Sale   100   30.00

(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   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)


(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 person 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”


(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 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

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure:   29 December 2015
Contact name:   Milos Naumovic
Telephone number:   +44 203 650 8203

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 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

Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 502787
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20151229T151449+0000


Millennium Partners, L.P.


Millennium Partners, L.P.