Nyrstar : Nyrstar: Shareholder Notification
17 December 2012
Nyrstar NV announces that it received notification of significant
shareholdings on 14 December 2012, in accordance with Belgian Law of 2 May
2007 on the disclosure of significant shareholdings in listed companies.
Blackrock informed Nyrstar that the participation of Blackrock Group(1)^in
Nyrstar crossed the threshold of 5% of the outstanding voting rights downwards
on 13 December 2012.
Blackrock Group(1)holds in the aggregate on 13 December 2012 6,505,459 voting
rights, representing 3.83% of the total outstanding voting rights.
Further details regarding the above notification are available on the Nyrstar
(1) directly and indirectly through Blackrock Inc., Blackrock (Luxembourg)
S.A., Blackrock Advisors (UK) Limited, Blackrock Advisors LLC, Blackrock Asset
Management Australia Limited, Blackrock Capital Management Inc., Blackrock
Financial Management Inc, Blackrock Fund Advisors, Blackrock Institutional
Trust Company, National Association, Blackrock International Limited,
Blackrock Investment Management (Korea) Limited, Blackrock Investment
Management (UK) Limited, Blackrock Investment Management Australia Limited,
Blackrock Investment management LLC and Blackrock Japan Co, Ltd.
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Nyrstar is an integrated mining and metals business, with market leading
positions in zinc and lead, and growing positions in other base and precious
metals; essential resources that are fuelling the rapid urbanisation and
industrialisation of our changing world. Nyrstar has mining, smelting, and
other operations located in Europe, the Americas, China and Australia and
employs over 7,000 people. Nyrstar is incorporated in Belgium and has its
corporate office in Switzerland. Nyrstar is listed on NYSE Euronext Brussels
under the symbol NYR. For further information please visit the Nyrstar
For further information contact:
Jaideep Thatai Manager Investor Relations T: +41 44 745 8103 M: +41 79
722 3089 firstname.lastname@example.org
Kate Dinon Group Manager Corporate Communications T: +41 44 745 8154 M:
+41 79 722 84 66 email@example.com
Geert Lambrechts Manager Corporate Communications T: +32 14 449 646 M:
+32 473 637 892 firstname.lastname@example.org
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