Holding(s) in Company

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TR-1: Standard form for notification of major holdings

NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR HOLDINGS (to be sent to the relevant issuer and to the FCA in Microsoft Word format if possible)i  
   
1a. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:   ECO Animal Health Group plc  
1b. Please indicate if the issuer is a non-UK issuer (please mark with an “X” if appropriate)
Non-UK issuer
2. Reason for the notification (please mark the appropriate box or boxes with an “X”)
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights
 
Other (please specify)iii: This is a corrective disclosure to highlight the full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity detailed within Section 9.

 

In addition, disclosures at underlying intermediate holding company levels have previously not been submitted. However, disclosures have previously been submitted at the required aggregated parent level of Standard Life Aberdeen plc’s affiliated investment management entities with delegated voting rights on behalf of multiple managed portfolios.

  X  
3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation  
Name
City and country of registered office (if applicable)
  Aggregate of Standard Life Aberdeen plc affiliated investment management entities with delegated voting rights on behalf of multiple managed portfolios
Edinburgh, Scotland
 
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.)v  
Name
City and country of registered office (if applicable)
5. Date on which the threshold was crossed or reachedvi:
6. Date on which issuer notified (DD/MM/YYYY):
 

05/07/2018
09/07/2018

 
7. Total positions of person(s) subject to the notification obligation  
Resulting situation on the date on which threshold was crossed or reached
Position of previous notification (if

applicable)

% of voting rights attached to shares (total of 8. A)
6.72
5.09
% of voting rights through financial instruments
(total of 8.B 1 + 8.B 2)
0.00
0.00
  Total of both in % (8.A + 8.B)
6.72
5.09
  Total number of voting rights of issuervii
66,086,116
 

8. Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reachedviii

A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type of
shares

ISIN code (if possible)

  Number of voting rightsix   % of voting rights
  Direct

(Art 9 of Directive 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.1)

  Indirect

(Art 10 of Directive 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.2.1)

  Direct

(Art 9 of Directive 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.1)

  Indirect

(Art 10 of Directive 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.2.1)

GB0032036807   N/A   4,440,407   N/A   6.72
SUBTOTAL 8. A   4,440,407   6.72

 

B 1: Financial Instruments according to Art. 13(1)(a) of Directive 2004/109/EC (DTR5.3.1.1 (a))
Type of financial instrument   Expiration
datex
  Exercise/
Conversion Periodxi
  Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is

Exercised/converted.

  % of voting rights
                 
        SUBTOTAL 8. B 1        

 

B 2: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect according to Art. 13(1)(b) of Directive 2004/109/EC (DTR5.3.1.1 (b))
Type of financial instrument Expiration
datex
  Exercise/
Conversion Period xi
  Physical or cash

settlementxii


SUBTOTAL 8.B.2
  Number of voting rights   % of voting rights
9. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation (please mark the

applicable box with an “X”)

Person subject to the notification obligation is not controlled by any natural person or legal entity and does not control any other undertaking(s) holding directly or indirectly an interest in the (underlying) issuerxiii
Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entityxiv (please add additional rows as necessary)
  X
Namexv
Standard Life Aberdeen plc
Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited
Standard Life Investments Limited
  % of voting rights if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold
6.72
  % of voting rights through financial instruments if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold
0.00
  Total of both if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold
6.72
 
10. In case of proxy voting, please identify:
Name of the proxy holder
The number and % of voting rights held
The date until which the voting rights will be held
  N/A
N/A
N/A
 
11. Additional informationxvi

In reference to section 9, the shares detailed are managed by the named discretionary investment management entity within multiple portfolios on behalf of underlying clients, based on investment management agreements whereby the client has delegated the exercise of the voting power to the referenced investment manager.

 

In addition, this disclosure also highlights that the voting rights held indirectly by the underlying intermediate holding company, Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited, is above a notifiable threshold. As at the date detailed in Section 5, Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited effectively held the delegated voting rights to 6.72% of the shares in ECO Animal Health Group plc.

Place of completion   Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Date of completion 09/07/2018

Short Name: ECO Animal Health
Category Code: HOL
Sequence Number: 651155
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180710T084315+0100

Contacts

Eco Animal Health Group Plc

Contacts

Eco Animal Health Group Plc