Ithaca Energy Inc Announces Holding(s) in Company

Ithaca Energy Inc Announces Holding(s) in Company  ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 01/31/14 --  Ithaca Energy Inc. (TSX: IAE) (LSE: IAE)        For filings with the FCA include the annex   For filings with issuer exclude the annex   TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi   1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer           Ithaca of existing shares to which voting rights are                Energy attached: ii                                                 Inc.   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                   BlackRock, notification obligation: iii                               Inc.   4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):iv   5. Date of the transaction and date on                     20th which the threshold is crossed or                          December reached: v                                                 2013                                                              31st 6. Date on which issuer notified:                          January                                                            2014   7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                     Holding has reached: vi, vii                                           gone above                                                            11%   8. Notified details:   A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix   Class/type of         Situation previous shares                to the triggering                       transaction if possible           Number       Number using                 of           of the ISIN CODE         Shares       Voting Rights CA4656761042          32,445,634   32,445,634   Resulting situation after the transaction   Number of  Number of voting          % of voting rights shares     rights Direct     Direct xi Indirect xii    Direct       Indirect N/A        N/A       35,690,093      N/A          11.06%   B: Qualifying Financial Instruments   Resulting situation after the triggering transaction   Type of     Expiration  Exercise/      Number of voting   % of financial   date xiii   Conversion     rights that may    voting rights instrument              Period xiv     be 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 financial  price    date xvii  Conversion of voting   rights instrument                     period     rights      xix, xx                                xviii      instrument                                           refers to                                                       Nominal Delta   CFD                                       2           0.00%   0.00%   Total (A+B+C)   Number of voting rights                   Percentage of voting rights   35,690,095                                11.06%   9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and /or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi   BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited - 35,690,095 (11.06%)   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:   BlackRock Regulatory Threshold Reporting                               Team   14. Contact name:             Duncan Murray   15. Contact telephone number: 020 7743 3334                       This information is provided by RNS           The company news service from the London Stock Exchange   END     Contacts: RNS Customer Services 0044-207797-4400 rns@londonstockexchange.com http://www.rns.com