Universe Group PLC
06 April 2004
6 April 2004
Universe Group plc
Holding in Company
Universe Group plc ('Universe') has been informed that, in accordance with
section 198 to 210 of the Companies Act 1985 (as amended), Ennismore Fund
Management has an interest in 2,351,215 Universe ordinary shares and 2,710,268
Universe referred ordinary shares which in aggregate represents 8.6 per cent. of
the issued ordinary share capital of the Company.
Of the 2,351,215 ordinary shares, the Ennismore European Smaller Companies Fund
(OEIC) holds 1,213,482 shares and the remaining 1,137,733 shares is held by the
Ennismore European Smaller Companies Master Hedge Fund.
Of the 2,710,268 referred ordinary shares, the Ennismore European Smaller
Companies Fund holds 1,398,239 shares and the remaining 1,312,029 shares is held
by the Ennismore European Smaller Companies Hedge Fund.
Universe Group plc 023 8060 9510
Ray Mackie, Group Chief Executive
Charles Stanley & Co. Limited 020 7739 8200
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