Form 8.3 - ELIS SA

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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 ELIS SA
  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: 28 August 2017
(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? BERENDSEN PLC

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 (if any)

Class of relevant security:   EUR10.00 ordinary
  Interests   Short Positions
    Number   (%) Number   (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 614,988 0.44% 1,040,118 0.74%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
916,764 0.65% 388,671 0.28%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 1,531,752 1.09% 1,428,789 1.02%

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 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

Class of relevant   Purchase/sale   Number of   Price per unit
security   securities  
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 11 19.6650 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 19 19.7179 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 30 19.7600 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 47 19.7819 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 87 19.6850 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 93 19.8000 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 260 19.7208 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 476 19.7393 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 521 19.7676 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 670 19.7480 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 2,485 19.7757 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Purchase 5,816 19.7367 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Sale 419 19.6974 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Sale 542 19.7287 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Sale 1,322 19.7668 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Sale 5,009 19.7350 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary Sale 13,588 19.7391 EUR

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of   Product   Nature of dealing   Number of   Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
EUR10.00 ordinary CFD Long 22 19.7090 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Long 64 19.7350 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary CFD Long 116 19.7092 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Long 200 19.6725 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary CFD Long 542 19.7287 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Long 661 19.7451 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Long 1,004 19.7468 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Long 1,207 19.7724 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary CFD Long 4,619 19.7333 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary CFD Long 7,500 19.7379 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 19 19.7179 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 47 19.7819 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 73 19.7206 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 97 19.7100 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 98 19.6828 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 109 19.7675 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 187 19.7209 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 412 19.7676 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 476 19.7393 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 670 19.7480 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 901 19.7489 EUR
EUR10.00 ordinary SWAP Short 2,481 19.7794 EUR

(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 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”

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”

None

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure: 29 Aug 2017
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.

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: RET
Sequence Number: 628615
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20170829T121931+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC