07 March 2006
TO: Regulatory News Service
The London Stock Exchange
Re: Chapter 9, Continuing Obligations
Xansa plc (the "Company") announces that it received notification on 7 March
2006 under sections 198-208 of the Companies Act 1985 (as amended) (the "Act")
that as at the close of business on 6 March 2006, 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
42,778,297 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 6 March 2006, these Ordinary Shares represented
12.434% 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.
7 March 2006
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