GLEN: BARCLAYS PLC: Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) GLENCORE INTL PLC - Amendment

  GLEN: BARCLAYS PLC: Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) GLENCORE INTL PLC - Amendment

UK Regulatory Announcement

LONDON

                       FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) AMENDMENT

         PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN

  EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITHOUT RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY (“RI”) STATUS (OR
                      WHERE RI STATUS IS NOT APPLICABLE)

                  Rule 8.5 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a)  Name of exempt principal trader:           BARCLAYS CAPITAL SECURITIES
                                                  LTD
(b)   Name of offeror/offeree in relation to      GLENCORE INTL PLC
      whose
     relevant securities this form relates:      
(c)   Name of the party to the offer with which   Advisor to Offeree
      exempt
     principal trader is connected               
(d)   Date position held/dealing undertaken:      28 February 2013
(e)   Has the EPT previously disclosed, or is     YES:
      it
      today disclosing, under the Code in
      respect
     of any other party to this offer?           XSTRATA PLC

2. POSITIONS OF THE EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER

(a) Interests and short positions in the relevant securities of the offeror or
offeree to which the disclosure relates following the dealing (if any)

Class of
relevant                     ORD                                
security:
                                Interests                  Short Positions
                              Number             (%)     Number       (%)
(1)          Relevant
             securities owned
             and/or             3,867,876          0.05%   48,946,114   0.69%
             controlled:
                                                                   
(2)          Derivatives
             (other than
             options):          44,557,403         0.63%   2,115,929    0.03%
                                                                   
(3)          Options and
             agreements to
             purchase/sell:     0                  0.00%   0            0.00%
                                                                   
(4)          TOTAL:
                                48,425,279         0.68%   51,062,043   0.72%
                                                                     
Class of                        Convertible Bond
relevant                       XS0475310396                          
security:
                                Interests                  Short Positions
                              Number             (%)     Number       (%)
(1)          Relevant
             securities owned
             and/or             6,900,000          0.30%   0            0.00%
             controlled:
                                                                   
(2)          Derivatives
             (other than
             options):          0                  0.00%   0            0.00%
                                                                   
(3)          Options and
             agreements to
             purchase/sell:     0                  0.00%   0            0.00%
                                                                   
(4)          TOTAL:
                                6,900,000          0.30%   0            0.00%

All interests and all short positions should be disclosed.

Details of any open derivative or option positions, or agreements to purchase
or sell relevant securities, should be given on a Supplemental Form 8 (Open
Positions).

(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors’ and other
executive options)

Class of relevant security in relation to which subscription right exists:  
Details, including nature of the rights concerned and relevant percentages: 

If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one
class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(b), copy
table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant
security.

3. DEALINGS (IF ANY) BY THE EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER

(a) Purchases and sales

Class of relevant    Purchase/sale  Number of   Price per unit
security                             securities   
ORD                   Purchase        200          3.8100 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        400          45.5000 HKD
ORD                   Purchase        856          3.8200 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        1,165        3.8126 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        1,422        3.8156 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        1,847        3.8366 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        1,929        3.8250 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        2,128        3.8319 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        5,300        45.5500 HKD
ORD                   Purchase        7,211        3.8750 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        8,765        3.8643 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        11,991       3.8410 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        16,082       3.8328 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        48,195       3.8572 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        50,122       3.8300 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        134,022      3.8292 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        185,985      3.8309 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        250,000      3.8161 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        945,637      3.8417 GBP
ORD                   Purchase        1,599,557    3.8607 GBP
ORD                   Sale            2,682        3.8519 GBP
ORD                   Sale            4,697        3.8224 GBP
ORD                   Sale            5,679        3.8294 GBP
ORD                   Sale            5,700        45.5464 HKD
ORD                   Sale            10,612       3.8594 GBP
ORD                   Sale            21,777       3.8600 GBP
ORD                   Sale            25,397       3.8333 GBP
ORD                   Sale            26,418       3.8549 GBP
ORD                   Sale            27,879       3.8260 GBP
ORD                   Sale            28,131       3.8194 GBP
ORD                   Sale            39,916       3.8191 GBP
ORD                   Sale            58,717       3.8223 GBP
ORD                   Sale            64,374       3.8750 GBP
ORD                   Sale            78,052       3.8200 GBP
ORD                   Sale            92,553       3.8173 GBP
ORD                   Sale            104,671      3.8404 GBP
ORD                   Sale            159,056      3.8280 GBP
ORD                   Sale            210,000      3.8169 GBP
ORD                   Sale            222,243      3.8291 GBP
ORD                   Sale            235,297      3.8373 GBP
ORD                   Sale            266,279      3.8748 GBP
ORD                   Sale            317,564      3.8322 GBP
ORD                   Sale            439,933      3.8750 GBP
ORD (traded as ADR)   Purchase        130          11.5400 USD
ORD (traded as ADR)   Sale            130          11.5400 USD

(b) Derivatives transactions (other than options)

Class of  Product      Nature of dealing  Number of   Price per
relevant   description                       reference    unit
security                                   securities   
ORD        CFD           Long                13,028       3.8446 GBP
ORD        CFD           Long                16,783       3.8215 GBP
ORD        CFD           Long                144,240      3.8225 GBP
ORD        CFD           Long                210,000      3.8169 GBP
ORD        CFD           Long                258,240      3.8330 GBP
ORD        CFD           Short               3,643        3.8157 GBP
ORD        SWAP          Short               70,836       3.9782 GBP

(c) Options transactions in respect of existing securities

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

                         Writing,      Number of               Type                 Option
Class of   Product       purchasing,   securities   Exercise                        money
relevant  description  selling,     to which    price     e.g.       Expiry  paid/
security   e.g. call     varying       option       per unit   American,   date     received
           option        etc.          relates                 European             per unit
                                                               etc.

(ii) Exercising

                     Product
Class of relevant   description         Number of          Exercise price
security                                  securities          per unit
                     e.g. call option

(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)

                    Nature of dealing
Class of relevant                      Details  Price per unit (if
security            e.g. subscription,             applicable)
                    conversion

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities
of the offeror or offeree named in 1(b), copy table 3(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as
appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security dealt in.

4. OTHER INFORMATION

(a) Indemnity and other dealing arrangements

Details of any indemnity or option arrangement, or any agreement or
understanding, formal or informal, relating to relevant securities which may
be an inducement to deal or refrain from dealing entered into by the exempt
principal trader making the disclosure and any party to the offer or any
person acting in concert with a party to the offer:

If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”
NONE

(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or
derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal,
between the exempt principal trader making the disclosure and any other person
relating to:

(i) the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option; or

(ii) the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant
securities to which any derivative is referenced:

If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”
NONE

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?  NO

Date of disclosure:  4 Mar 2013
Contact name:        Geoff Smith
Telephone number:    020 3555 4632

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory
Information Service and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at
monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is
available for consultation in relation to the Code’s dealing disclosure
requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

Contact:

BARCLAYS PLC
 
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