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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
16 April 2018
 

FORM 8.5 (EPT/RI)

 

PUBLIC DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER WITH RECOGNISED INTERMEDIARY STATUS DEALING IN A CLIENT-SERVING CAPACITY
Rule 8.5 of the Takeover Code (the "Code")

 

1.

KEY INFORMATION

(a)

Name of exempt principal trader:

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

(b)

Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose
relevant securities this form relates:
Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

UBM PLC

(c)

Name of the party to the offer with which exempt principal trader is connected:

Informa PLC

(d)

Date dealing undertaken:

13/04/2018

(e)

In addition to the company in 1(b) above, is the
exempt principal trader making disclosures in
respect of any other party to this offer?
If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state "N/A"

YES

If YES, specify which:


(Informa PLC)

 

2.

DEALINGS BY THE EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER

 

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(b), copy table 2(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as appropriate) for each additional class
of relevant security dealt in.

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

 

(a)

Purchases and sales

Class of relevant security

Purchases/
sales

Total number of securities

Highest price
per unit
paid/received

Lowest price
per unit
paid/received

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Purchase

360,239

9.57 GBP

9.515 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Sale

371,544

9.595 GBP

9.515 GBP

 

(b)

Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of
relevant security

Product description
e.g. CFD

Nature of dealing
e.g. opening/closing a
long/short position, increasing/reducing a
long/short position

Number of reference securities

Price per unit

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

1,392

9.565 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

292

9.565 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

118

9.558 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

14,300

9.515 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

236

9.565 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

2,723

9.565 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

3,454

9.54 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

2,500

9.566 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

310

9.516 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

18

9.563 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

2,500

9.566 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

449

9.558 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

710

9.565 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

1,381

9.566 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

703

9.562 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

1,676

9.562 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Short

254

9.54 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

890

9.538 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

3,240

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

368

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

275

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

223

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

891

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

14,300

9.557 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

1,139

9.538 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

25

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

200

9.565 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

4,141

9.538 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

62

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

310

9.555 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

5,112

9.538 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

48

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

4,000

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

6,346

9.537 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

1,335

9.538 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

696

9.539 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

571

9.57 GBP

Common - ISIN JE00BD9WR069

Swaps

Long

149

9.594 GBP

 

(c)

Stock-settled derivative transactions (including options)

(i)

Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Class
of
relevant security

Product description e.g. call option

Writing, purchasing, selling, varying etc.

Number
of
securities to which option relates

Exercise
price
per unit

Type
e.g. American, European etc.

Expiry date

Option money paid/ received per unit

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

(ii)

Exercise

Class of relevant security

Product description
e.g. call option

Exercising/
exercised
against

Number of
securities

Exercise Price per
unit

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

(d)

Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)

Class of relevant security

Nature of dealing
e.g. subscription, conversion

Details

Price per unit (if applicable)

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

3.

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:
Irrevocable commitments and letters of intent should not be included. 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

 

Date of disclosure:

16/04/2018

Contact name:

Harshini Gopa

Telephone number:

+44207 996 3410

 

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information
Service.

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.


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