FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - G4S PLC - AMENDMENT

LONDON--()-- 

FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)

Amendment to Purchase

PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN

EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITHOUT RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY (“RI”) STATUS (OR WHERE RI STATUS IS NOT APPLICABLE)

Rule 8.5 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a) Name of exempt principal trader: BARCLAYS CAPITAL SECURITIES LTD
(b) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose G4S PLC
relevant securities this form relates:
(c) Name of the party to the offer with which exempt Garda World Security Corporation
principal trader is connected
(d) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 28 September 2020
(e) In addition to the company in 1(b) above, is the exempt principal NO
trader making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

2. POSITIONS OF THE EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER

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(b), 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)

25p ordinary

Interests

Short Positions

Number

(%)

Number

(%)

(1)

Relevant securities owned

 

 

 

 

and/or controlled:

21,004,558

1.35%

10,914,329

0.70%

 

 

 

 

(2)

Cash-settled derivatives:

 

 

 

 

9,980,383

0.64%

19,532,485

1.26%

 

 

 

 

(3)

Stock-settled derivatives (including options)

 

 

 

 

and agreements to purchase/sell:

0

0.00%

0

0.00%

 

 

 

 

(4)

 

 

 

 

TOTAL:

30,984,941

2.00%

30,446,814

1.96%

 

 

 

 

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 EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(b), 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 Total number of Highest price per unit Lowest price per unit
security securities paid/received paid/received

25p ordinary

Purchase

431,211

15.5662 DKK

15.4021 DKK

25p ordinary

Purchase

1,503,132

1.9038 GBP

1.8799 GBP

25p ordinary

Sale

35,313

15.5745 DKK

15.458 DKK

25p ordinary

Sale

798,286

1.8975 GBP

1.886 GBP

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of Product Nature of dealing Number of Price per
relevant description reference unit
security

 

 

securities

 

25p ordinary

CFD

Long

216

1.8963 GBP

25p ordinary

CFD

Long

332

1.8964 GBP

25p ordinary

CFD

Long

2,000

15.6135 DKK

25p ordinary

CFD

Long

5,000

15.4984 DKK

25p ordinary

SWAP

Long

5,856

15.5251 DKK

25p ordinary

SWAP

Long

9,600

15.6104 DKK

25p ordinary

SWAP

Long

10,933

1.8922 GBP

25p ordinary

CFD

Long

25,194

1.8951 GBP

25p ordinary

SWAP

Long

126,001

1.8948 GBP

25p ordinary

CFD

Long

413,358

1.8915 GBP

25p ordinary

CFD

Long

540,000

15.4200 DKK

25p ordinary

CFD

Short

1,144

15.4178 DKK

25p ordinary

CFD

Short

3,412

15.4698 DKK

25p ordinary

CFD

Short

4,530

1.8922 GBP

25p ordinary

SWAP

Short

9,810

1.9038 GBP

25p ordinary

CFD

Short

53,393

1.8994 GBP

25p ordinary

SWAP

Short

151,304

1.8938 GBP

25p ordinary

SWAP

Short

287,292

1.8945 GBP

25p ordinary

SWAP

Short

330,758

1.8974 GBP

25p ordinary

CFD

Short

413,798

15.5115 DKK

25p ordinary

SWAP

Short

430,000

1.9009 GBP

25p ordinary

CFD

Short

540,000

1.8969 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 exempt principal trader 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 exempt principal trader 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: 1 Oct 2020
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.

Category Code: FEO
Sequence Number: 715848
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20201001T062555+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC