Form 8 (DD) - VANTIV, 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 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 OFFEREE
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 24 October 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: 8,222 0.01% 39 0.00%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 6,600 0.00% 19,100 0.01%
           
 
TOTAL: 14,822 0.01% 19,139 0.01%

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 7 69.9050 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 200 70.1300 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 200 70.5050 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 252 70.1400 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 270 70.0500 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 300 70.2500 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 600 69.9291 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 852 70.1722 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 1,000 70.1555 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 1,016 70.1164 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 1,376 69.9370 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 5,600 70.2938 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 6,900 70.1598 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 8,214 70.1641 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 16,800 70.0482 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 29,536 69.9400 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Purchase 57,079 70.2449 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 100 70.0000 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 100 70.1100 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 100 69.9200 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 190 70.3100 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 200 70.3850 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 204 69.9500 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 212 69.9834 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 270 70.0500 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 300 69.8533 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 300 70.2966 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 300 70.2356 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 300 69.9933 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 400 69.9275 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 400 70.0300 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 500 69.9580 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 500 70.3560 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 500 70.2020 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 600 70.2663 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1,300 69.9801 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1,612 70.2505 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1,659 69.9678 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 1,800 70.0658 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 3,384 70.3446 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 3,496 69.9276 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 3,930 70.1635 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 4,201 70.2428 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 4,510 70.2969 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 5,500 70.1681 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 6,700 70.1637 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 6,702 70.1985 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 6,800 70.1188 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 8,300 69.9511 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 9,600 69.9989 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 14,400 69.9324 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 15,393 70.2542 USD
USD 0.00001 Class A common Sale 25,539 70.2330 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 Purchasing 100 65 USD American 17 Nov 2017 5.2000 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”

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”

None

(c) Attachments

Are any Supplemental Forms attached?

Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions)   YES
Supplemental Form 8 (SBL) NO
Date of disclosure: 25 Oct 2017
Contact name: Femi Badmos
Telephone number: 020 3555 1125

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.

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 Written 800 70.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -100 70.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -100 50.0000 American 18 May 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Written 2,400 60.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Purchased 2,000 60.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -400 75.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -1,700 75.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -100 35.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -200 65.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -200 85.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -200 80.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -500 70.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -600 75.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Written 400 70.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Written -11,400 65.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Purchased 600 65.0000 American 16 Feb 2018
USD 0.00001 Class A common Call Options Purchased 400 60.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -1,600 65.0000 American 17 Nov 2017
USD 0.00001 Class A common Put Options Purchased -2,000 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.

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: DCC
Sequence Number: 634768
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20171025T104906+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC