04 October 2005
TO: Regulatory News Service
The London Stock Exchange
Re: Chapter 9, Continuing Obligations
Xansa plc (the "Company") announces that it received notification on 4 October
2005 under sections 198-208 of the Companies Act 1985 (as amended) (the "Act")
that as at the close of business on 30 September 2005, Fidelity Investments
operating through Fidelity International Limited and its direct and indirect
subsidiaries had increased its interest in the Company for the purposes of the
Act to 31,165,247 ordinary shares of 5p each ("Ordinary Shares").
The notification also comprises the notifiable interests of Mr Edward C. Johnson
3d, being a principal shareholder of Fidelity International Limited.
At the close of business on 30 September 2005, these Ordinary Shares represented
9.059% of the issued share capital of the Company.
This announcement is made under the UKLA Listing Rules LR 9.6.7R and LR 9.6.8R.
4 October 2005
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