Hunting PLC HTG Notification of Major Interest in Shares

  Hunting PLC (HTG) - Notification of Major Interest in Shares

RNS Number : 5187P
Hunting PLC
25 October 2012






For Immediate Release 25 October 2012



                                 Hunting PLC

                                      

                   Notification of Major Interest in Shares





1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing     Hunting PLC
shares to which voting rights are attached:



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 YES
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        Mirabaud Investment Management
notification obligation:                        Limited



                No. Shares Registration         Address
                1,187,794   State Street         One Canada Square, Canary
                            Nominees Limited     Wharf, London, E14 5AF
                882,017     Chase Nominees       125 London Wharf, London,
                            Limited              EC2Y 5AJ
                2,622,523   NORTRUST Nominees    50 Bank Street, Canary Wharf,
                            Limited              London, E14 5NT
                137,446     AURORA NOMINEES      55 Moorgate, London, EC2R 6PA
                            LIMITED
                298,033     BNY (OCS) Nominees   One Piccadily Gardens,
                            Limited              Manchester, M1 1RN
4. Full name of 1,579       BONY Nominees        One Piccadily Gardens,
shareholder(s)              Limited              Manchester, M1 1RN
                                                 PO Box 39996, Mellon
               822,400     Mellon Nominees (UK) Financial Centre, 160 Queen
                            Limited Account      Victoria Street, London, EC4V
                                                 4LA
                1,304,844   BBHISL Nominees      Park House, 16-18 Finsbury
                            Limited              Circus, London, EC2M 7EB
                0           HSBC Global Custody  8 Canada Square, Canary
                            Nominee (UK) Limited Wharf, E14 5HQ
                            Goldman Sachs        Peterborough Court, 133 Fleet
                100,000     Securities           Street London, EC4A 2BB
                            (Nominees) Limited
                7,356,636   Total Interest
                0           Stock on Loan

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is  23 October 2012
crossed or reached:
6. Date on which issuer notified:                              24 October 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:                Reached 5%



8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type of   Situation previous  Resulting situation after the triggering
shares          to the triggering   transaction
                transaction
if possible     Number    Number    Number    Number of voting % of voting
using           of        of        of shares rights           rights
the ISIN CODE   Shares    Voting
                          Rights    Direct    Direct Indirect  Direct Indirect
GB0004478896   7,306,886 7,306,886 7,356,636        7,356,636        5.00%



B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
                                        Number of voting
Type of financial Expiration Exercise/  rights that may be    % of voting
instrument        date       Conversion acquired if the       rights
                             Period     instrument is
                                        exercised/ converted.
                                                              

                                                              

                                                              



C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction


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

                                                                        





Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
7,356,636               5.00%



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






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:
14. Contact name:             John Cutler
15. Contact telephone number: +44 (0) 20 7878 3412



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