RNS Number : 5147G
Matra Petroleum PLC
29 June 2012
Matra Petroleum plc
("Matra" or the "Company")
Matra Petroleum plc announces that it was notified yesterday that on 21 May 2012 Maxim Barskiy sold 700,000 ordinary shares in the Company at a price of 2.65 pence per share. Following this transaction, Mr Barskiy's holding was 574,300,000 ordinary shares in the Company, representing approximately 29.76 per cent of the then issued share capital of the Company.
The Company was notified today that Maxim Barskiy has today acquired 700,000 ordinary shares in the Company at a price of 1.68 pence per share. Following this transaction, Mr Barskiy's holding has risen back up to 575,000,000 ordinary shares in the Company, representing approximately 29.70 per cent of the issued share capital of the Company.
For further information, please contact:
Matra Petroleum plc c/o Pelham Bell Pottinger +44 (2)20 7861 3169
Fox-Davies Capital Limited +44 (0)20 3463 5010
Barry Saint (nominated adviser)
Daniel Fox-Davies/ Richard Hail
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