Information  X 
Enter a valid email address

Xaar PLC (XAR)

  Print      Mail a friend       Annual reports

Monday 19 March, 2007

Xaar PLC

Holding(s) in Company

Xaar PLC
19 March 2007



                                                                    

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES


(1). Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which
voting rights are attached:

XAAR PLC


2. Reason for the notification (please state Yes/No): (   )

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights:                               ( x )

An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result 
in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are 
attached:                                                                  (   )

An event changing the breakdown of voting rights:                          (   )

Other (please specify) :                                                   (   )


 
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:

AXA S.A., 25 Avenue Matignon, 75008 Paris and its group of companies
 

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):


 

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached
if different):

02/03/2007
 

6. Date on which issuer notified:


06/03/2007 

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:


 

8. Notified details:


 


A: Voting rights attached to shares

 
Class/type of shares            Situation previous to  
if possible using the           the Triggering         
ISIN CODE                       transaction        
                       Number of shares       Number of voting Rights 


0157081
 

                     Resulting situation after the triggering transaction 
 
Class/type of shares Number of shares  Number of voting rights    % of voting rights  
if possible using                                                                 
the ISIN CODE                                                                         
                     Direct            Direct     Indirect        Direct    Indirect  

0157081              228,857           228,857    6,615,812        0.37      10.99
 

B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction 

Type of     Expiration Date  Exercise/Conversion Number of voting     % of voting     
financial                    Period/ Date        rights that may be   rights          
instrument                                       acquired if the                      
                                                 instrument is                        
                                                 exercised/                           
                                                 converted.                           

 

Total (A+B)
Number of voting rights       % of voting rights 


7,044,669                          11.36%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:


Name of the Company/Fund         Number of Shares      % of issued share capital

AXA UK Investment Co ICVC             197,463                    0.31843
UK Smaller Companies Fund
Indirect

Sun Life Unit Assurance Ltd            11,891                    0.01918
FTSE All Share Tracker
Direct

Sun Life Pensions Management           49,240                    0.07940
FTSE All Share Tracker
Direct

AXA Framlington                     5,550,474                    8.95071
UK Select Ops
Indirect

Framlington onshore                 1,003,875                    1.61885
private clients
Indirect

Framlington onshore                    64,000                    0.10321
private clients
Indirect

AXA Winterthur                        167,726                    0.27048
Direct


                      Total Direct    228,857                    0.36906
                    Total Indirect  6,815,812                   10.99119
                             TOTAL  7,044,669                   11.36025
Proxy Voting:

 
10. Name of the proxy holder:


 

11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:


 

12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:


 

13. Additional information:


 

14. Contact name:

Terry Marsh 
 

15. Contact telephone number:


020 7003 2637



                      This information is provided by RNS
            The company news service from the London Stock Exchange
                    E