The Value Catalyst Fund Limited ("VCF" or "the Company")
Substantial shareholder dealing
VCF was notified that on 10 January 2008, Laxey Partners Limited acquired 945,000
ordinary shares of US$0.00001 each ("Ordinary Shares") at a price of £0.9775 per
share. Following the acquisition, Laxey Partners Limited holds 8,782,556 Ordinary
Shares representing 6.65 per cent. of the Company's issued share capital.
Andrew Pegge and Colin Kingsnorth, directors of the Company, are directors and
shareholders as to half each of Laxey Partners Limited. Laxey Partners Limited
also holds 100 founder shares in VCF.
Smith & Williamson Corporate Finance Limited +44 (0)20 7131 4000
Dr Azhic Basirov / Siobhan Sergeant
14 January 2008