Halfords Group PLC HFD Holding(s) in Company

  Halfords Group PLC (HFD) - Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 2137O
Halfords Group PLC
08 October 2012


Financial Services Authority



TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which voting rights are
attached:                                               Halfords Group PLC


2. Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                           Yes


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    Legal & General Group Plc (L&G)
notification obligation:
4. Full name of shareholder(s)                            N/A
(if different from 3.):


5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or                   05 October 2012
reached:


6. Date on which issuer notified:                   08 October 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or
reached:                                          L&G (From 4% to 5%)





8. Notified details:


A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type        Situation previous          Resulting situation after the triggering
of                to the triggering                         transaction
shares               transaction

if possible    Number          Number                 Number of voting    % of voting
using            of              of                         rights            rights
the ISIN       Shares          Voting        Number
CODE                           Rights      of shares    Direct   Indirect Direct Indirect
                      8,257,369

 GBP 0.01                                 10,319,817 10,319,817          5.18%

                  (As of 08/08/2012)
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
                                                         Number of voting  
                                                            rights that may
Type of financial Expiration     Exercise/                  be                % of voting
instrument        date           Conversion Period          acquired if the   rights
                                                            instrument is
                                                            exercised/
                                                            converted.
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
                                                                 

Type      of Exercise     Expiration Exercise/     Number  of  voting % of voting rights
financial    price        date       Conversion    rights  instrument 
instrument                           period        refers to          

                                                  
                                                                      Nominal    Delta

                                                   
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights                            Percentage of voting rights
                        

                   10,319,817                                     5.18%

                        



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


Legal & General Group Plc (Direct and Indirect) (Group) (
12,450,940 - 6.25%= Total Position)
Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings) Limited (LGIMH)
(Direct and Indirect) ( 12,450,940 - 6.25%= Total Position)
Legal & General Investment Management Limited (Indirect) (LGIM)
( 12,450,940 - 6.25%= Total Position)
 Legal & General Group Plc (Direct) (L&G) ( 10,319,817 -5.18% = LGAS, LGPL &
                                     PMC)
Legal & General Investment Management    Legal & General Insurance Holdings
(Holdings) Limited (Direct) (LGIMHD)     Limited (Direct) (LGIH)
Legal & General Assurance (Pensions      Legal & General Assurance Society
Management) Limited (PMC)               Limited (LGAS & LGPL)
                                         Legal & General Pensions Limited
                                         (Direct) (LGPL)
Proxy Voting:
10. Name of the proxy holder:                                     N/A
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease               N/A
to hold:
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold                 N/A
voting rights:
13. Additional information:       Notification using the total voting rights
                                            figure of 199,063,222

                                 
14. Contact name:                              Paul Toon (LGIM)
15. Contact telephone number:                    020 3124 3854



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