Form 8.3 - Cobham Plc

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: 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 COBHAM 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: 01 August 2019
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making  NO
  disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?  

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: 2.5p ordinary    
 

Interests

Short Positions

 

Number

(%)

Number

(%)

(1)

Relevant securities owned

 

 

 

 

and/or controlled:

38,108,023

1.59%

10,246,662

0.43%

 

 

 

 

 

(2)

Cash-settled derivatives:

 

 

 

 

 

6,271,475

0.26%

19,736,901

0.83%

 

 

 

 

 

(3)

Stock-settled derivatives (including options) 

 

 

 

 

and agreements to purchase/sell:

0

0.00%

0

0.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL:

44,379,498

1.86%

29,983,563

1.25%

 

 

 

 

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

 

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

1,771

1.6585   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

5,669

1.6575   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

7,868

1.6588   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

10,821

1.6593   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

11,156

1.6592   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

12,797

1.6586   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

15,789

1.6595   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

101,444

1.6599   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

435,263

1.6600   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Purchase

2,122,736

1.6591   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

32

1.6595   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

200

1.6560   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

568

1.6530   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

4,409

1.6520   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

5,669

1.6575   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

6,337

1.6599   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

15,817

1.6594   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

86,639

1.6600   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

100,208

1.6592   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

243,816

1.6593   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

296,747

1.6572   GBP

2.5p ordinary

Sale

4,490,000

1.6525   GBP

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of

Product

Nature of dealing

Number of

Price per

relevant

description

 

reference

unit

security

 

 

securities

 

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Long

800

1.6574   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  CFD  

Long

10,027

1.6523   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Long

23,302

1.6536   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  CFD  

Long

100,208

1.6592   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  CFD  

Long

243,816

1.6593   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Long

269,264

1.6576   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Short

5,371

1.6610   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Short

6,217

1.6602   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Short

14,047

1.6589   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  CFD  

Short

150,996

1.6591   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Short

178,042

1.6590   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  CFD  

Short

207,411

1.6601   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Short

305,708

1.6581   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  CFD  

Short

795,206

1.6587   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  CFD  

Short

991,740

1.6600   GBP

2.5p ordinary

  SWAP  

Short

991,740

1.6600   GBP

(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:

2 Aug 2019

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.

*If the discloser is a natural person, a telephone number does not need to be included, provided contact information has been provided to the Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 673258
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20190802T142314+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC