YouGov PLC YOU Holding(s) in Company

  YouGov PLC (YOU) - Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 3635R
YouGov PLC
16 November 2012






For filings with the FSA include the annex
For filings with issuer exclude the annex
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES^i
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which voting rights are                       YouGov PLC
attached:  ^ii
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                  MATTHEW RUPERT FREUD
notification obligation:  ^iii
4. Full name of shareholder(s)                         Rock (Nominees) Limited
(if different from 3.):^iv
5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or                             15 November 2012
reached: ^v
6. Date on which issuer notified:                             15 November 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                                      4%
reached: ^vi, vii



8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares ^viii, ix
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 ^x
the ISIN CODE Shares        Voting      Direct    Direct Indirect  Direct   Indirect
                            Rights                ^xi    ^xii
Ordinary
Shares        4,287,500     4,287,500   3,337,500        3,337,500          3.47%
GB00B1VQ6H25
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial   Expiration     Exercise/          Number of voting   % of voting
instrument          date ^xiii     Conversion Period  rights that may be rights
                                   ^xiv               acquired if the
                                                      instrument is
                                                      exercised/
                                                      converted.
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments ^xv, xvi
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of        Exercise     Expiration Exercise/  Number of voting    % of voting
financial      price        date ^xvii Conversion rights instrument   rights ^xix,
instrument                             period     refers to           xx
                                       ^xviii
                                                                     
                                                                     Nominal Delta

                                                  
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights                      Percentage of voting rights
3,337,500                                    3.47%



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


                                                                             
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:                                                   Anna Biles
15. Contact telephone number:                                    0203 003 6306



Note: Annex should only be submitted to the FSA not the issuer
Annex: Notification of major interests in share
A: Identity of the persons or legal entity subject to the notification
obligation
Full name

(including legal form of legal entities)


Contact address

(registered office for legal entities)


Phone number & email


Other useful information

(at least legal representative for legal persons)


B: Identity of the notifier, if applicable
Full name


Contact address


Phone number & email


Other useful information

(e.g. functional relationship with the person or legal entity subject to the
notification obligation)
C: Additional information
For notes on how to complete form TR-1 please see the FSA website.



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