FORM 8.3 - SHIRE 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:   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 SHIRE PLC
  relevant securities this form relates:  
(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: 18 July 2018
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making YES:
  disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer? TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICAL CO LTD

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:       5p ordinary            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 5,364,943 0.58% 2,673,879 0.30%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
1,671,515 0.18% 4,103,379 0.45%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 249,400 0.02% 277,500 0.03%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 7,285,858 0.78% 7,054,758 0.78%

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   Purchase/sale   Number of   Price per unit
security   securities  
ADR Purchase 65 172.7400 USD
5p ordinary Purchase 87 43.9350 GBP
ADR Purchase 100 172.3000 USD
ADR Purchase 100 172.3900 USD
5p ordinary Purchase 100 44.0000 GBP
ADR Purchase 200 172.8150 USD
ADR Purchase 200 172.8600 USD
5p ordinary Purchase 331 43.9936 GBP
ADR Purchase 385 172.3209 USD
5p ordinary Purchase 461 43.9792 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 592 43.9809 GBP
ADR Purchase 626 172.2186 USD
5p ordinary Purchase 925 43.9891 GBP
ADR Purchase 1,030 172.5445 USD
ADR Purchase 1,200 173.0325 USD
5p ordinary Purchase 1,728 43.9777 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 2,060 43.9795 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 2,580 44.0016 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 3,050 44.0400 GBP
ADR Purchase 3,426 172.5610 USD
5p ordinary Purchase 3,759 43.9241 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 5,053 43.9876 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 7,186 43.9702 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 8,233 43.9796 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 9,871 43.9535 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 32,513 44.0043 GBP
5p ordinary Purchase 39,072 43.9741 GBP
ADR Sale 65 172.7400 USD
ADR Sale 96 172.9800 USD
5p ordinary Sale 172 43.9695 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 186 43.9828 GBP
ADR Sale 200 172.8225 USD
ADR Sale 200 173.1750 USD
ADR Sale 200 172.3450 USD
ADR Sale 200 172.2850 USD
ADR Sale 200 172.1100 USD
ADR Sale 200 173.1000 USD
ADR Sale 300 173.1333 USD
ADR Sale 300 172.9316 USD
5p ordinary Sale 432 43.9808 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 476 43.9345 GBP
ADR Sale 600 173.0325 USD
5p ordinary Sale 709 43.9401 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 951 43.9462 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 1,079 43.9723 GBP
ADR Sale 1,211 172.4524 USD
ADR Sale 1,256 172.4926 USD
5p ordinary Sale 1,384 43.9747 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 1,901 44.0400 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 1,984 44.0007 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 2,267 43.9995 GBP
ADR Sale 2,800 172.5932 USD
5p ordinary Sale 3,787 43.9678 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 4,619 43.9662 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 5,186 43.9438 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 6,154 43.9846 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 7,204 43.9610 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 9,421 43.9638 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 14,463 44.0367 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 22,835 43.9588 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 32,267 43.9810 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 33,976 43.9628 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 34,611 43.8300 GBP
5p ordinary Sale 85,156 43.9986 GBP

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of   Product   Nature of dealing   Number of   Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
5p ordinary SWAP Long 150 43.9945 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Long 381 43.9913 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Long 951 43.9868 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Long 1,315 43.9857 GBP
5p ordinary CFD Long 1,574 43.8551 GBP
5p ordinary CFD Long 3,324 43.9609 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Long 3,428 43.9785 GBP
5p ordinary CFD Long 4,619 43.9662 GBP
5p ordinary CFD Long 22,835 43.9588 GBP
5p ordinary CFD Long 33,976 43.9627 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Long 34,611 43.8300 GBP
5p ordinary CFD Long 85,156 43.9986 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Short 155 43.9714 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Short 740 43.9935 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Short 787 43.9609 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Short 3,159 43.9891 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Short 4,326 44.0400 GBP
5p ordinary CFD Short 7,186 43.9702 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Short 10,809 43.9766 GBP
5p ordinary SWAP Short 16,237 43.9563 GBP

(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        
ADR Call Options Purchasing 1,000 165 USD American 20 Jul 2018 7.9400 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 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?   YES
Date of disclosure: 19 Jul 2018
Contact name: Large Holdings Regulatory Operations
Telephone number: 020 3134 7213

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 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 SHIRE
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      
5p ordinary Call Options Written -125,000 3600.0000 American 21 Dec 2018
5p ordinary Put Options Written 125,000 3600.0000 American 21 Dec 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 20,700 175.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 8,200 173.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Written 2,100 140.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 1,700 195.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 1,000 180.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 1,000 170.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 200 135.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 100 175.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 100 110.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Purchased -400 165.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Purchased -700 160.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,000 150.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,500 165.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,600 160.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,700 80.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,800 135.0000 American 17 Aug 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -4,600 165.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -5,800 180.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -7,700 130.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -44,000 145.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 1,600 170.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Call Options Written -100 125.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Written 21,700 155.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 3,600 185.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 3,100 155.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 2,900 95.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 1,300 165.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Written 1,000 90.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 700 150.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 600 125.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 400 230.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 400 120.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 300 115.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 200 200.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Written 200 125.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 200 125.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Written 200 135.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 100 220.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 100 155.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Written 100 95.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Written -100 140.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Written -1,000 85.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Written -1,600 145.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Written -1,900 145.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,200 110.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,500 120.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 7,800 165.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 4,500 200.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 200 155.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 200 130.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Purchased -200 170.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Written -400 115.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -800 150.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Written -900 175.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -5,000 170.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 2,300 185.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 700 195.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 500 125.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 400 165.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 200 120.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 200 210.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -200 115.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -700 115.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,000 105.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Written -10,200 180.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 3,800 150.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 2,000 170.0000 American 17 Aug 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 1,500 140.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 1,000 170.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 500 130.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Written 300 130.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 200 160.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Written -100 130.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -500 140.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,000 80.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,100 150.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,300 85.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -6,000 135.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -7,500 155.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Written -9,500 170.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 7,300 160.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 4,400 180.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Written 2,800 120.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 100 110.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 100 140.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 100 140.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,100 140.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,000 175.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,100 160.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -3,700 145.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Purchased -4,800 165.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 4,100 135.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 2,000 150.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Purchased 1,000 135.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 700 85.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 500 150.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Call Options Purchased 400 185.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Written 400 145.0000 American 20 Jul 2018
ADR Put Options Written 200 70.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Written 100 110.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Written 100 75.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -200 175.0000 American 17 Aug 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -500 145.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,000 170.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Call Options Written -1,100 210.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,200 135.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
ADR Put Options Purchased -1,800 115.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
ADR Put Options Purchased -2,400 75.0000 American 20 Jul 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: RET
Sequence Number: 651852
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180719T132644+0100

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