Man Strategic Hldgs EMG Holding(s) in Company

  Man Strategic Hldgs (EMG) - Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 5889Q
Man Strategic Holdings PLC
07 November 2012




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:                                           Man Strategic Holdings plc
                                                    (Man Group plc)



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
are attached


An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to
qualifying financial instruments


An event changing the breakdown of voting rights

                                                                             X
Other (please specify):        New Corporate Structure of Man Group



3. Full name of person(s) subject to the             
notification obligation:
                                                     Odey Asset Management LLP

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from
3.):


5. Date of the transaction and date on which the     6 November 2012
threshold is crossed or reached:


6. Date on which issuer notified:                    6 November 2012


7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or 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
Ordinary      55,337,105
Share                     55,337,105 55,337,105 55,337,105          3.04%
(GB00B83VD954)



B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction


Type of financial Expiration Exercise/  Number of voting      % of voting
instrument        date       Conversion rights that may be    rights
                             Period     acquired if the
                                        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    % of voting
financial        price     date        Conversion voting       rights
instrument                             period     rights
                                                  instrument   
                                                  refers to
                                                               Nominal  Delta

Contract for                                                             
Difference (CFD)                                  41,073,000   2.26%



Total (A+B+C)


Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
Ordinary Shares + CFD  5.30%



9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:
All Fund holdings are less than 3%.











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:             Rachel Rowson


15. Contact telephone number: 020 7144 1732





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