Retroscreen Vlgy Grp RVG Notification of Major Interest in Shares

  Retroscreen Vlgy Grp (RVG) - Notification of Major Interest in Shares

RNS Number : 9303Q
Retroscreen Virology Group PLC
13 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:                                           Retroscreen Virology Group
                                                    plc



2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):


An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                 X


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 notification         
obligation:
                                                              Invesco Limited

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


5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is 7 November 2012
crossed or reached:


6. Date on which issuer notified:                             8 November 2012


7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:               17%





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      rights            rights
the ISIN CODE    Shares    Voting    shares
                           Rights    Direct  Direct  Indirect  Direct Indirect
GB00B6ZM0X53    6,749,500 6,749,500                 7,049,500        17.20%
Ordinary Shares



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

                                                                          



Total (A+B+C)


Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
7,049,500              17.20%



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


Invesco Fund Managers Limited - 7,049,500



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:             Sam Edwards


15. Contact telephone number: 01491 416 381





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