30 March 2016
Transparency notification by Standard Life Investments : Acquisition of voting securities
On 24 March 2016, Standard Life Investments (Holding) Limited, has notified the FSMA and Umicore that on 19 May 2015 it has crossed the statutory threshold of 3%, holding 3.99% of Umicore's shares and voting rights.
|name||date||threshold||# voting rights||denominator||% voting rights|
|Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited||19/05/2015||0||224,000,000||0.00%|
|Standard Life Investments Limited||19/05/2015||8,460,982||224,000,000||3.78%|
|IGNIS Investment Service Limited||19/05/2015||465,900||224,000,000||0.21%|
The chain of control has been described as follows:
Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited is the parent company of Standard Life Investments Limited and IGNIS Investment Services Limited. Both Standard Life Investments Limited and IGNIS Investment Services Limited are discretionary investment managers who hold the shares and exercise the voting rights.