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Monday 07 December, 2009

National Express

Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 6978D
National Express Group PLC
07 December 2009

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which voting rights are


National Express Group PLC

2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights


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


An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments


An event changing the breakdown of voting rights


Other (please specify):


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

Elliott International, L.P, Liverpool Ltd Partnership

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


5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or


02 December 2009

6. Date on which issuer notified:

04 December 2009

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or
vi, vii

Below 3% to 3%

8. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix

Class/type of

if possible using

Situation previous
to the triggering


Resulting situation after the triggering transaction






of shares

Number of voting

% of voting rights x


Direct xi

Indirect xii



Ordinary Shares







*see para. 13

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial


Conversion Period 

Number of voting
rights that may be

acquired if the

instrument is

exercised/ converted.

% of voting

C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments xv, xvi

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial

Exercise price

Expiration date xvii

Conversion period 

Number of voting rights instrument refers to

% of voting rights xix, xx



CFD over Ordinary Shares




*see para. 13

CFD of Rights under Rights Issue 





*see para. 13

Rights under Rights Issue 




0.000046% *see para. 13

Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting rights

Percentage of voting rights


3.606% *see para. 13


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

Holding consists of the following positions:

Shares - GB0006215205 

Ordinary shares - 100 shares

Ordinary shares (CFD) - 4,529,503 shares

Rights - GB00B580JL02

Rights - 233 Rights

Rights (CFD) - 13,865,272 rights

Total equivalent ords (Post capital raising) = 18,395,108  

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:

The attached disclosure has been made in accordance with Policy Statement PS 09/3 published in March 2009, and the associated Questions & Answers published on 11 June 2009 (the "Q&As").

The person making the notification acquired rights pursuant to the issuer's rights issue on 2/12/09.

In accordance with paragraph 19 of the Q&As, this acquisition will lead to their proportionate holding in the issuer to change from below 3% prior to the new shares being issued to [3.606%] following the issue of the new shares. (New Total shares in issue are 510,061,986)

Accordingly, following completion of the rights issue, the person making the notification will have an interest in [3.606%] of the issuer's shares.

If the disclosure made pursuant to this notification were to be made on the basis of the issuer's existing share capital (as notified by the issuer under DTR 5.6), then the person making the notification would have a disclosable interest of [12]% of the voting rights of the issuer. However, as this percentage figure will not reflect the actual position of such person upon completion of the rights issue, the person making the notification believes it would be misleading to the market to make a notification on this basis and has accordingly made the notification by reference to the issuer's share capital following completion of the rights issue

14. Contact name:

Dianne Robinson 

15. Contact telephone number:

0207 506 4334



Note: Annex should only be submitted to the FSA not the issuer

Annex: Notification of major interests in share

A: Identity of the persons or legal entity subject to the notification obligation

Full name 

(including legal form of legal entities)

National Express Group PLC

Contact address 

(registered office for legal entities)

7 Triton Square

London  NW1 3HG

Phone number & email

Other useful information 

(at least legal representative for legal persons)

B: Identity of the notifier, if applicable

Full name

Dianne Robinson 

Contact address

7 Triton Square 

London  NW1 3HG

Phone number & email

0207 506 4334 

[email protected]

Other useful information

(e.g. functional relationship with the person or legal entity subject to the notification obligation)

C: Additional information

For notes on how to complete form TR-1 please see the FSA website. 

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