Transparency notification by BlackRock, Inc.
In accordance with article 14, § 1 of the law of 2 May 2007 on disclosure of major holdings BlackRock, Inc. has recently notified Umicore that it has crossed the statutory threshold of 5% for the total of direct voting rights + equivalent financial instruments.
Summary of the moves:
|Date on which the threshold was crossed||Date of notification||Direct voting rights after the transaction||Equivalent financial instruments after the transaction||Total|
|16 September 2021||17 September 2021||4.61%||0.36%||4.97%|
The most recent notification contains the following information:
· Date of notification: 17 September 2021
· Date on which the threshold is crossed: 16 September 2021
· Threshold of direct voting rights + equivalent financial instruments crossed downwards: 5%
· Notification by: BlackRock, Inc.
· Denominator: 246,400,000
· Reason for notification: Acquisition or disposal of voting securities or voting rights
The chain of control has been described at the end of the notification and can be found here.