Form 8.3 - Inmarsat plc

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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:   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

  Inmarsat plc
(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

  12th June 2018
(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”

 

Yes, Echostar Corporation

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:

GB00B09LSH68

   

 

  Interests   Short positions
  Number   %   Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled:                
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:           1,697,628   0.368%
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell:                

TOTAL:

          1,697,628   0.368%

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 security   Purchase/sale   Number of securities   Price per unit

(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
(GBP)
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Increasing a short position   1,092   5.152
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Closing a short position   14,402   5.272
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Opening a long position   4,453   5.184
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Closing a long position   4,453   5.152
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   1,358   5.348
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Closing a short position   43,919   5.343
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Opening a long position   100,000   5.260
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Closing a long position   100,000   5.152
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   2,368   5.360
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   4,291   5.152
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   477   5.261
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   2,223   5.286
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   9,910   5.303
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   8,029   5.210
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   177   5.266
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   1,628   5.332
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   1,092   5.152
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   100,000   5.152
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   4,543   5.152
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   3,924   5.349
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   4,724   5.364
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   794   5.329
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   40,981   5.356
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   878   5.367
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   43,761   5.352
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   14,166   5.350
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   61,213   5.345
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   4,404   5.339
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Increasing a short position   11,397   5.219
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   15,863   5.330
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Opening a short position   4,921   5.152
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Closing a short position   4,921   5.329
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Reducing a short position   2,132   5.282
GB00B09LSH68   CFD   Closing a short position   49,000   5.283

(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:   13th June 2018
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 monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. 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: MILLENNIUM PARTNERS, L.P.
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 649301
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180613T144414+0100

Contacts

Millennium Partners, L.P.

Contacts

Millennium Partners, L.P.