IRSH: GAMCO Investors: Form 8.3 - Cooper Industries plc

  IRSH: GAMCO Investors: Form 8.3 - Cooper Industries plc

UK Regulatory Announcement

LONDON

FORM 8.3

IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL

DISCLOSURE UNDER RULE 8.3 OF THE IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL ACT, 1997,
TAKEOVER RULES, 2007 (AS AMENDED)

DEALINGS BY PERSONS WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES
REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE

1. KEY INFORMATION
Name of person dealing (Note 1)              GAMCO Investors, Inc.
Company dealt in                             Cooper Industries plc
Class of relevant security to which the      Common
dealings being disclosed relate (Note 2)
Date of dealing                              11/15/12


2. INTERESTS AND SHORT POSITIONS



(a) Interests and short positions (following dealing) in the class of relevant
security dealt in (Note 3)
                                            Long               Short
                                            Number     (%)    Number  (%)
(1) Relevant securities                      2,890,764  1.79%         
(2) Derivatives (other than options)         29,000     0.02%         
(3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell                         
Total                                        2,919,764  1.81%         
(b) Interests and short positions in relevant securities of the company, other
than the class dealt in (Note 3)
Class of relevant security:                  Long               Short
                                            Number     (%)    Number  (%)
(1) Relevant securities                                             
(2) Derivatives (other than options)                                
(3) Options and agreements to purchase/sell                         
Total                                                               

3. DEALINGS (Note 4)



(a) Purchases and sales
Purchase/sale      Number of relevant securities     Price per unit (Note 5)
Sale               1,000                             75.53


(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options transactions)
               Nature of        Number of relevant          Price per unit
Product        transaction      securities
name, e.g.                                               
CFD                            
                                                            (Note 5)
               (Note 6)         (Note 7)
                                                      
(c) Options transactions in respect of existing relevant securities



(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying
Product   Writing,      Number of               Type,
name,     selling,      securities              e.g.                 Option money
e.g.     purchasing,  to which    Exercise  American,  Expiry  paid/received
call      varying       the option   price      European    date     per unit
option    etc.          relates                 etc.                 (Note 5)
                        (Note 7)
                                                         




(ii) Exercising
Product name,      Number of securities              Exercise price per unit
e.g. call option                                       (Note 5)
                                                   




(d) Other dealings (including transactions in respect of new securities) (Note 4)
Nature of                                              Price per unit
transaction        Details                        
                                                       (if applicable) (Note 5)
(Note 8)

4. OTHER INFORMATION



Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives
Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person
disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant
securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting
rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which
any derivative referred to on this form is referenced. If none, this should be
stated.







Is a Supplemental Form 8 attached? (Note 9) NO
Date of disclosure                                     11/16/12
Contact name                                           David Goldman
Telephone number                                       914-921-7793
If a connected EFM, name of offeree/offeror            
with which connected
If a connected EFM, state nature of                    
connection (Note 10)

Contact:

GAMCO Investors, Inc.
 
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