BA.: BAA: BAB: LSE: VTG: NXT: ABN AMRO BANK N.V.: EPT

Disclosure 
UK Regulatory Announcement
LONDON 
FORM 38.5 
DEALINGS BY CONNECTED EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADERS 
(Rule 38.5 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 
1. KEY INFORMATION 
Name of exempt principal trader           ABN AMRO BANK N.V. London Branch
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Company dealt in                          BAE Systems Plc (BA.)
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Class of relevant security to which the   Ord 2.5p
 dealings being disclosed relate (Note 1)
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Date of dealing                           13th April 2006
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2. DEALINGS (Note 2) 
(a) Purchases and sales 
Total number of securities         Highest price paid (Note 3)       Lowest price paid (Note 3)
 purchased
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250,000                            4.1568 GBP                        4.1568 GBP
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Total number of securities sold    Highest price received (Note 3)   Lowest price received (Note 3)
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361,653                            4.1950 GBP                        4.1525 GBP
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(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) 
Product name,       Long/short (Note 4)    Number of securities (Note 5)   Price per unit (Note 3)
e.g. CFD
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(c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities 
(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying 
Product name,      Writing,        Number of          Exercise  Type, e.g.   Expiry    Option money
e.g. call option    selling,        securities to     price      American,   date      paid/received 
purchasing,     which the option             European               per unit (Note 
varying etc.    relates (Note 5)             etc.                   3)
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(ii) Exercising 
Product name, e.g. call option     Number of securities              Exercise price per unit (Note 3)
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3. OTHER INFORMATION 
Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives 
Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other
 person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this
 form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to
 which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.  If none, this should be stated.
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Date of disclosure                                          18th April 2006
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Contact name                                                Kirit Devshi
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Telephone number                                            020 7678 1904
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Name of offeree/offeror with which connected                BAE Systems Plc (BA.)
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Nature of connection (Note 6)                               Broker
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Notes 
The Notes on Form 38.5 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at
www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk 
FORM 38.5 
DEALINGS BY CONNECTED EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADERS 
(Rule 38.5 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 
1. KEY INFORMATION 
Name of exempt principal trader           ABN AMRO BANK N.V. London Branch
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Company dealt in                          BAA PLC (BAA.L)
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Class of relevant security to which the   ORD £1
 dealings being disclosed relate (Note 1)
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Date of dealing                           13th April 2006
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2. DEALINGS (Note 2) 
(a) Purchases and sales 
Total number of securities         Highest price paid (Note 3)       Lowest price paid (Note 3)
 purchased
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525,900                            8.4100 GBP                        8.3900 GBP
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Total number of securities sold    Highest price received (Note 3)   Lowest price received (Note 3)
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661,362                            8.4050 GBP                        8.3800 GBP
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(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) 
Product name,       Long/short (Note 4)    Number of securities (Note 5)   Price per unit (Note 3)
e.g. CFD
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(c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities 
(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying 
Product name,      Writing,        Number of          Exercise  Type, e.g.   Expiry    Option money
e.g. call option    selling,        securities to     price      American,   date      paid/received 
purchasing,     which the option             European               per unit (Note 
varying etc.    relates (Note 5)             etc.                   3)
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(ii) Exercising 
Product name, e.g. call option     Number of securities              Exercise price per unit (Note 3)
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3. OTHER INFORMATION 
Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives 
Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other
 person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this
 form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to
 which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.  If none, this should be stated.
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Date of disclosure                                          18th April 2006
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Contact name                                                Kirit Devshi
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Telephone number                                            020 7678 1904
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Name of offeree/offeror with which connected                BAA Plc
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Nature of connection (Note 6)                               Broker
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Notes 
The Notes on Form 38.5 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at
www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk 
FORM 38.5 
DEALINGS BY CONNECTED EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADERS 
(Rule 38.5 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 
1. KEY INFORMATION 
Name of exempt principal trader           ABN AMRO BANK N.V. London Branch
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Company dealt in                          Babcock Intl Group Plc (BAB)
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Class of relevant security to which the   Ord GBP 0.60
 dealings being disclosed relate (Note 1)
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Date of dealing                           13th April 2006
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2. DEALINGS (Note 2) 
(a) Purchases and sales 
Total number of securities         Highest price paid (Note 3)       Lowest price paid (Note 3)
 purchased
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5,000                              3.0700 GBP                        3.0700 GBP
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Total number of securities sold    Highest price received (Note 3)   Lowest price received (Note 3)
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(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) 
Product name,       Long/short (Note 4)    Number of securities (Note 5)   Price per unit (Note 3)
e.g. CFD
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(c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities 
(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying 
Product name,      Writing,        Number of          Exercise  Type, e.g.   Expiry    Option money
e.g. call option    selling,        securities to     price      American,   date      paid/received 
purchasing,     which the option             European               per unit (Note 
varying etc.    relates (Note 5)             etc.                   3)
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(ii) Exercising 
Product name, e.g. call option     Number of securities              Exercise price per unit (Note 3)
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3. OTHER INFORMATION 
Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives 
Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other
 person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this
 form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to
 which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.  If none, this should be stated.
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Date of disclosure                                          18TH  April 2006
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Contact name                                                Kirit Devshi
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Telephone number                                            020 7678 1904
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Name of offeree/offeror with which connected                VTGroup Plc (VTG.L) and BAE Systems Plc 
(BA.L)
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Nature of connection (Note 6)                               Broker
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Notes 
The Notes on Form 38.5 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at
www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk 
FORM 38.5 
DEALINGS BY CONNECTED EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADERS 
(Rule 38.5 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 
1. KEY INFORMATION 
Name of exempt principal trader           ABN AMRO BANK N.V. London Branch
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Company dealt in                          Euronext NV (NXT.P)
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Class of relevant security to which the   EUR 1
 dealings being disclosed relate (Note 1)
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Date of dealing                           13th  April 2006
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2. DEALINGS (Note 2) 
(a) Purchases and sales 
Total number of securities         Highest price paid (Note 3)       Lowest price paid (Note 3)
 purchased
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7,000                              67.1023 EUR                       67.1023 EUR
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Total number of securities sold    Highest price received (Note 3)   Lowest price received (Note 3)
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7,000                              67.3500 EUR                       66.7500 EUR
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(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) 
Product name,       Long/short (Note 4)    Number of securities (Note 5)   Price per unit (Note 3)
e.g. CFD
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(c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities 
(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying 
Product name,      Writing,        Number of          Exercise  Type, e.g.   Expiry    Option money
e.g. call option    selling,        securities to     price      American,   date      paid/received 
purchasing,     which the option             European               per unit (Note 
varying etc.    relates (Note 5)             etc.                   3)
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(ii) Exercising 
Product name, e.g. call option     Number of securities              Exercise price per unit (Note 3)
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3. OTHER INFORMATION 
Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives 
Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other
 person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this
 form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to
 which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.  If none, this should be stated.
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Date of disclosure                                          18th April 2006
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Contact name                                                Kirit Devshi
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Telephone number                                            020 7678 1904
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Name of offeree/offeror with which connected                Euronext NV
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Nature of connection (Note 6)                               Adviser
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Notes 
The Notes on Form 38.5 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at
www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk 
FORM 38.5 
DEALINGS BY CONNECTED EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADERS 
(Rule 38.5 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 
1. KEY INFORMATION 
Name of exempt principal trader           ABN AMRO BANK N.V. London Branch
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Company dealt in                          London Stock Exchange Plc (LSE)
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Class of relevant security to which the   ORD £0.058333
 dealings being disclosed relate (Note 1)
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Date of dealing                           13th April 2006
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2. DEALINGS (Note 2) 
(a) Purchases and sales 
Total number of securities         Highest price paid (Note 3)       Lowest price paid (Note 3)
 purchased
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857,323                            12.3500 GBP                       12.0200 GBP
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Total number of securities sold    Highest price received (Note 3)   Lowest price received (Note 3)
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845,162                            12.3300 GBP                       12.1100 GBP
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(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) 
Product name,       Long/short (Note 4)    Number of securities (Note 5)   Price per unit (Note 3)
e.g. CFD
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(c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities 
(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying 
Product name,      Writing,        Number of          Exercise  Type, e.g.   Expiry    Option money
e.g. call option    selling,        securities to     price      American,   date      paid/received 
purchasing,     which the option             European               per unit (Note 
varying etc.    relates (Note 5)             etc.                   3)
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(ii) Exercising 
Product name, e.g. call option     Number of securities              Exercise price per unit (Note 3)
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3. OTHER INFORMATION 
Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives 
Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other
 person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this
 form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to
 which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.  If none, this should be stated.
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Date of disclosure                                          18th April 2006
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Contact name                                                Kirit Devshi
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Telephone number                                            020 7678 1904
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Name of offeree/offeror with which connected                Euronext NV
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Nature of connection (Note 6)                               Adviser
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Notes 
The Notes on Form 38.5 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at
www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk 
FORM 38.5 
DEALINGS BY CONNECTED EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADERS 
(Rule 38.5 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers) 
1. KEY INFORMATION 
Name of exempt principal trader           ABN AMRO BANK N.V. London Branch
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Company dealt in                          VT Group Plc (VTG)
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Class of relevant security to which the   GBP 0.05
 dealings being disclosed relate (Note 1)
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Date of dealing                           13th April 2006
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2. DEALINGS (Note 2) 
(a) Purchases and sales 
Total number of securities         Highest price paid (Note 3)       Lowest price paid (Note 3)
 purchased
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614,098                            4.5228 GBP                        4.4500 GBP
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Total number of securities sold    Highest price received (Note 3)   Lowest price received (Note 3)
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597,852                            4.5950 GBP                        4.4750 GBP
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(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options) 
Product name,       Long/short (Note 4)    Number of securities (Note 5)   Price per unit (Note 3)
e.g. CFD
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
(c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities 
(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying 
Product name,      Writing,        Number of          Exercise  Type, e.g.   Expiry    Option money
e.g. call option    selling,        securities to     price      American,   date      paid/received 
purchasing,     which the option             European               per unit (Note 
varying etc.    relates (Note 5)             etc.                   3)
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(ii) Exercising 
Product name, e.g. call option     Number of securities              Exercise price per unit (Note 3)
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3. OTHER INFORMATION 
Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives 
Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other
 person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this
 form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to
 which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.  If none, this should be stated.
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Date of disclosure                                          18th April 2006
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Contact name                                                Kirit Devshi
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Telephone number                                            020 7678 1904
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Name of offeree/offeror with which connected                VT Group Plc (VTG)
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Nature of connection (Note 6)                               Broker
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Notes 
The Notes on Form 38.5 can be viewed on the Takeover Panel's website at
www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk 
CONTACT:
ABN AMRO BANK N.V.
 
 
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