AALST-EREMBODEGEM, Belgium--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News:
Ontex Group NV (“Ontex”) discloses the notifications of significant shareholdings that it has received according to the Belgian Law of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of significant shareholdings in listed companies.
On 29 June 2018, UBS Group AG notified Ontex that it holds, as a result of the acquisition of voting securities or voting rights, 4,500,306 shares in Ontex and so has crossed the threshold of 5.00% of the total number of voting rights in Ontex to 5.47%.
According to its obligation Ontex publishes the content of the notifications that it has received.
Date of Notification: 29 June 2018
Date Threshold Crossed: 25 June 2018
Threshold Crossed: 5.00%
|UBS Group AG||Bahnhofstrasse 45, 8001 Zurich|
Denominator on the date of notification: 82,347,218 shares
Voting rights and assimilated financial instruments:
Notification from UBS Group AG
|(A) Voting rights||Previous Notification||After the transaction|
|# voting rights||# voting rights||% of voting rights|
|UBS Group AG||0||0||0.00%||0.00%|
|UBS Asset Management (UK) Limited||29,879||0||0.04%||0.00%|
|UBS Asset Management Trust Company||2,947||0||0.00%||0.00%|
|UBS Fund Management (Luxembourg) S.A.||108,365||0||0.13%||0.00%|
|UBS Fund Management (Switzerland) AG||50,862||0||0.06%||0.00%|
|UBS Third Party Management Company S.A||26,519||0||0.03%||0.00%|
|(B) Equivalent financial instruments||After the transaction|
Holders of equivalent
|Expiration date||Exercise period or date||# of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised||% of voting rights||Settlement|
|UBS AG||Right to recall lent shares||Anytime||2,055,844||2.50%||Physical|
|UBS Switzerland AG||Right to recall lent shares||Anytime||186,130||0.23%||Physical|
|UBS AG||Equity Swaps||01.03.2023||Anytime||1,626,032||1.97%||Cash|
|# of voting rights||% of voting rights|
|TOTAL (A + B)||4,500,306||5.47%|
Chain of controlled entities through which the shareholding is effectively owned:
The full chain of control is available at this link.
The disclosure obligation arose due to the total indirect holdings in voting rights of UBS Group AG, held directly by controlled undertakings going above 5% on 25 June 2018. This was caused by an increase in the Trading Book holdings of the aforementioned entities going above 5% and therefore no longer being exempt from reporting.
Notifications of significant shareholdings to be made according to the
Law of 2 May 2007 should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
This notification will be posted on: http://www.ontexglobal.com/press-room
Ontex is a leading international provider of personal hygiene solutions, with expertise in baby care, feminine care and adult care. Ontex’s innovative products are distributed in more than 110 countries through Ontex brands such as BBTips, BioBaby, Pompom, Bigfral, Canbebe, Canped, ID and Serenity, as well as leading retailer brands.
Employing 11,000 passionate people all over the world, Ontex has a presence in 22 countries, with its headquarters in Aalst, Belgium. Ontex is part of the Bel20 and STOXX® Europe 600.
To keep up with the latest news, visit www.ontexglobal.com or follow us on LinkedIn.