0NWV: BARCLAYS PLC: FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)- SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC SA

  0NWV: BARCLAYS PLC: FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)- SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC SA

UK Regulatory Announcement

LONDON

                                                         FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)

         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 whose
relevant securities this form relates:                  SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC SA

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree
(c) Name of the party to the offer with which exempt    Advisor to Offeree
principal trader is connected:
(d) Date position held/dealing undertaken:              1 Nov 2013
(e) Has the EPT previously disclosed, or is it today     YES:
disclosing, under the Code in respect of any other     
party to this offer?                                     INVENSYS 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 controlled:   1,581,016   0.28%   1,459,363    0.26%
                                                                   
(2)               Derivatives (other
                  than
                  options):            2,232,118   0.40%   1,271,681    0.23%
                                                                   
(3)               Options and
                  agreements to
                  purchase/sell:       1,115,000   0.20%   1,590,000    0.28%
                                                                   
(4)               TOTAL:
                                     4,928,134   0.88%   4,321,044    0.77%

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

(a)                  Purchases and sales             
Class of relevant     Purchase/sale         Number of    Price per unit
security                                   securities   
ORD (traded as ADR)   Purchase              3            16.7200 USD
ORD                   Purchase              27           62.0460 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              27           62.1400 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              27           62.1560 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              36           62.1440 EUR
ORD (traded as ADR)   Purchase              40           16.7800 USD
ORD                   Purchase              42           61.9900 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              47           62.3190 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              47           62.3900 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              61           62.0750 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              62           62.0622 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              62           62.1550 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              65           62.0390 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              65           62.0790 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              70           62.0150 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              79           62.3800 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              79           62.4400 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              80           62.0462 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              88           62.1800 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              98           61.9300 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              98           61.9500 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              98           62.1040 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              98           62.2200 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              98           62.2400 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              98           62.2800 EUR
ORD (traded as ADR)   Purchase              113          16.7600 USD
ORD                   Purchase              126          62.1600 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              133          62.0100 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              145          62.1090 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              157          62.0250 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              157          62.0450 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              158          62.0500 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              158          62.1150 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              162          62.1190 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              187          62.3350 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              187          62.3490 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              187          62.3500 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              187          62.3690 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              187          62.3950 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              187          62.4100 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              200          16.7800 USD
ORD                   Purchase              205          62.1050 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              251          62.3050 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              271          62.0700 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              311          62.1100 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              324          61.9400 EUR
ORD (traded as ADR)   Purchase              356          16.7541 USD
ORD                   Purchase              357          62.3600 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              360          62.0950 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              400          62.3390 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              409          62.2650 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              418          62.2300 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              440          62.3150 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              447          62.2100 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              478          62.1158 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              494          62.0290 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              506          62.2540 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              519          62.0600 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              560          62.0000 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              577          62.0800 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              617          62.0400 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              654          62.2550 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              713          62.3300 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              720          62.3090 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              738          62.2590 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              775          62.1500 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              776          62.0647 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              856          62.2600 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              904          62.3200 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              968          62.1964 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              987          62.3040 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              1,485        62.1258 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              1,588        62.1648 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              1,598        62.1200 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              1,778        62.1687 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              1,781        62.1847 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              1,924        62.1000 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              2,133        62.3000 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              2,187        62.1912 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              2,423        62.2072 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              2,448        62.3100 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              2,947        62.0300 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              3,641        62.2500 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              3,712        62.0900 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              5,448        62.0200 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              9,679        62.1836 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              10,130       62.2345 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              22,994       62.1459 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              26,384       62.1359 EUR
ORD                   Purchase              211,414      62.1743 EUR
ORD (traded as ADR)   Sale                  3            16.7200 USD
ORD                   Sale                  21           61.9900 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  27           62.0460 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  27           62.1400 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  27           62.1560 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  36           62.1440 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  39           62.1900 EUR
ORD (traded as ADR)   Sale                  40           16.7800 USD
ORD                   Sale                  47           62.3190 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  47           62.3900 EUR
ORD (traded as ADR)   Sale                  57           16.7600 USD
ORD                   Sale                  61           62.0750 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  62           62.1550 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  65           62.0390 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  65           62.0790 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  70           62.0150 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  79           62.3800 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  79           62.4400 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  80           62.0462 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  88           62.1800 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  98           61.9300 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  98           61.9500 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  98           62.1040 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  98           62.2200 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  98           62.2400 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  98           62.2800 EUR
ORD (traded as ADR)   Sale                  114          16.8720 USD
ORD                   Sale                  126          62.1600 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  133          62.0100 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  145          62.1090 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  157          62.0250 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  157          62.0450 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  158          62.0500 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  158          62.1150 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  162          62.1190 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  187          62.3350 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  187          62.3490 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  187          62.3500 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  187          62.3690 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  187          62.3950 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  187          62.4100 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  205          62.1050 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  251          62.3050 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  260          62.1422 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  264          61.9984 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  271          62.0700 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  311          62.1100 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  324          61.9400 EUR
ORD (traded as ADR)   Sale                  356          16.7541 USD
ORD                   Sale                  357          62.3600 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  360          62.0950 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  400          62.3390 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  409          62.2650 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  411          62.0715 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  418          62.2300 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  440          62.3150 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  494          62.0290 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  506          62.2540 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  519          62.0600 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  577          62.0800 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  582          62.2232 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  617          62.0400 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  633          62.0000 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  654          62.2550 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  713          62.3300 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  720          62.3090 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  738          62.2590 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  775          62.1500 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  856          62.2600 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  987          62.3040 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  1,308        62.1989 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  1,320        61.9491 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  1,583        62.3200 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  1,598        62.1200 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  1,781        16.7541 USD
ORD                   Sale                  1,924        62.1000 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  2,100        62.0897 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  2,133        62.3000 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  2,448        62.3100 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  2,778        62.1673 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  2,947        62.0300 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  3,134        62.2879 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  3,641        62.2500 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  3,712        62.0900 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  4,621        62.2054 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  5,448        62.0200 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  5,701        62.1304 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  10,215       62.1343 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  10,675       62.1857 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  11,957       62.1308 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  17,016       62.0960 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  23,680       62.1438 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  25,363       62.1811 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  26,898       62.2045 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  41,693       62.1736 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  42,830       62.1749 EUR
ORD                   Sale                  71,090       62.1976 EUR

(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                1,320        61.9491 EUR
ORD        SWAP          Long                1,490        61.9921 EUR
ORD        CFD           Long                1,627        62.2347 EUR
ORD        SWAP          Long                3,222        62.1331 EUR
ORD        CFD           Long                7,670        62.2047 EUR
ORD        CFD           Long                10,457       62.2300 EUR
ORD        SWAP          Short               500          62.2467 EUR
ORD        SWAP          Short               1,760        62.1106 EUR
ORD        CFD           Short               1,827        62.2399 EUR
ORD        CFD           Short               10,457       62.2300 EUR

(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?  YES

Date of disclosure:  4 Nov 2013
Contact name:         Rajesh Muthanna
Telephone number:     020 3555 4634

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.

143221.01

                     SUPPLEMENTAL FORM 8 (OPEN POSITIONS)

  DETAILS OF OPEN OPTION AND DERIVATIVE POSITIONS, AGREEMENTS TO PURCHASE OR
                                  SELL ETC.

            Note 5(i) on Rule 8 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

Identity of person whose open positions are       BARCLAYS CAPITAL SECURITIES
being disclosed:                                   LTD
Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose       SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC SA
relevant securities the disclosure relates:

2. OPTIONS AND DERIVATIVES

Product       Writing,     Number      Exercise  Type      Expiry
description    purchasing,   of           price                 date
               selling,      securities   per unit
               varying etc   to which
                             option
                           relates                          
Futures        Purchased     140,000      1.3340               20 Dec 2013
Futures        Selling       -90,000      1.5200               20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Written       -300,000     57.7500    European   18 Dec 2015
Call Options   Written       -250,000     57.7500    European   18 Dec 2015
Put Options    Purchased     150,000      38.0000    American   20 Jun 2014
Put Options    Purchased     25,000       42.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Purchased     25,000       43.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Purchased     125,000      44.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Purchased     200,000      48.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Purchased     100,000      50.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Purchased     100,000      56.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Written       -200,000     42.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Written       -200,000     48.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Written       -100,000     50.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Put Options    Written       -100,000     50.0000    American   19 Dec 2014
Put Options    Written       -100,000     52.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Call Options   Purchased     50,000       52.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Call Options   Purchased     100,000      64.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Call Options   Purchased     100,000      68.0000    American   20 Jun 2014
Call Options   Written       -50,000      48.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Call Options   Written       -100,000     50.0000    American   20 Dec 2013
Call Options   Written       -100,000     62.0000    American   20 Dec 2013

3. AGREEMENTS TO PURCHASE OR SELL ETC.

Full details should be given so that the nature of the interest or position
can be fully understood:

It is not necessary to provide details on a Supplemental Form (Open Positions)
with regard to contracts for differences (“CFDs”) or spread bets.

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

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