Form 8.3 - Echostar Corporation

LONDON--()--

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

  Echostar Corporation
(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

  2nd July 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, Inmarsat 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:

US2787681061

   

 

  Interests   Short positions
  Number   %   Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled:   760,062   1.570%   151,856   0.314%
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:                
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell:                

TOTAL:

  760,062   1.570%   151,856   0.314%

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 (USD)
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.34
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.43
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.51
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.52
US2787681061   Purchase   400   43.57
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.6
US2787681061   Purchase   300   43.61
US2787681061   Purchase   400   43.62
US2787681061   Purchase   207   43.63
US2787681061   Purchase   200   43.66
US2787681061   Purchase   93   43.67
US2787681061   Purchase   300   43.68
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.69
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.7
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.73
US2787681061   Purchase   200   43.74
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.75
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.76
US2787681061   Purchase   600   43.79
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.85
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.86
US2787681061   Purchase   1,400   43.95
US2787681061   Purchase   100   43.97
US2787681061   Purchase   100   44.01
US2787681061   Purchase   100   44.06
US2787681061   Purchase   200   44.08
US2787681061   Purchase   300   44.1
US2787681061   Purchase   300   44.11
US2787681061   Purchase   100   44.14
US2787681061   Purchase   127   44.18
US2787681061   Purchase   100   44.2
US2787681061   Purchase   100   44.25
US2787681061   Purchase   100   44.28
US2787681061   Purchase   632   44.3
US2787681061   Purchase   37   44.31
US2787681061   Sale   81   43.32
US2787681061   Sale   140   43.33
US2787681061   Sale   276   43.34
US2787681061   Sale   403   43.35
US2787681061   Sale   300   43.36
US2787681061   Sale   200   43.37
US2787681061   Sale   400   43.38
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.39
US2787681061   Sale   300   43.41
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.42
US2787681061   Sale   200   43.43
US2787681061   Sale   90   43.44
US2787681061   Sale   208   43.45
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.47
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.51
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.52
US2787681061   Sale   400   43.56
US2787681061   Sale   300   43.57
US2787681061   Sale   200   43.58
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.59
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.6
US2787681061   Sale   300   43.61
US2787681061   Sale   583   43.62
US2787681061   Sale   1,426   43.63
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.64
US2787681061   Sale   300   43.65
US2787681061   Sale   500   43.66
US2787681061   Sale   400   43.67
US2787681061   Sale   800   43.68
US2787681061   Sale   904   43.69
US2787681061   Sale   93   43.7
US2787681061   Sale   900   43.71
US2787681061   Sale   1,207   43.72
US2787681061   Sale   241   43.73
US2787681061   Sale   300   43.75
US2787681061   Sale   400   43.76
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.77
US2787681061   Sale   300   43.78
US2787681061   Sale   400   43.79
US2787681061   Sale   367   43.8
US2787681061   Sale   530   43.81
US2787681061   Sale   50   43.82
US2787681061   Sale   52   43.83
US2787681061   Sale   197   43.84
US2787681061   Sale   507   43.85
US2787681061   Sale   871   43.86
US2787681061   Sale   195   43.87
US2787681061   Sale   205   43.88
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.89
US2787681061   Sale   500   43.9
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.91
US2787681061   Sale   300   43.93
US2787681061   Sale   400   43.94
US2787681061   Sale   101   43.95
US2787681061   Sale   102   43.96
US2787681061   Sale   100   43.97
US2787681061   Sale   600   43.98
US2787681061   Sale   200   43.99
US2787681061   Sale   400   44
US2787681061   Sale   942   44.01
US2787681061   Sale   479   44.02
US2787681061   Sale   427   44.03
US2787681061   Sale   200   44.04
US2787681061   Sale   393   44.05
US2787681061   Sale   400   44.07
US2787681061   Sale   300   44.08
US2787681061   Sale   200   44.09
US2787681061   Sale   99   44.1
US2787681061   Sale   300   44.11
US2787681061   Sale   51   44.12
US2787681061   Sale   100   44.15
US2787681061   Sale   700   44.16
US2787681061   Sale   100   44.17
US2787681061   Sale   100   44.18
US2787681061   Sale   400   44.19
US2787681061   Sale   100   44.2
US2787681061   Sale   294   44.21
US2787681061   Sale   400   44.22
US2787681061   Sale   200   44.23
US2787681061   Sale   126   44.24
US2787681061   Sale   300   44.25
US2787681061   Sale   705   44.26
US2787681061   Sale   301   44.27
US2787681061   Sale   399   44.28
US2787681061   Sale   142   44.3

(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)

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:   3rd July 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: 650823
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180703T143636+0100

Contacts

Millennium Partners, L.P.

Contacts

Millennium Partners, L.P.