Source - RNS
RNS Number : 4109R
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
14 June 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

Virgin Money Holdings UK PLC

(c)

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

Virgin Money Holdings UK PLC

(d)

Date dealing undertaken:

13/06/2018

(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:


(CYBG 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 GB00BQ8P0644

Purchase

330,176

3.521 GBP

3.496 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Sale

681,708

3.53 GBP

3.496 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 GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

2,542

3.519 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

12,120

3.519 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

3,232

3.512 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

15,344

3.516 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

8,080

3.512 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

5,488

3.519 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

33

3.51 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

32,280

3.513 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

20,175

3.514 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

11,312

3.516 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

21,738

3.513 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

20,200

3.519 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

13,904

3.512 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

16,968

3.51 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

13,518

3.512 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

1,616

3.512 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

4,848

3.516 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

14,577

3.513 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

15,279

3.51 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

1,583

3.516 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

47

3.529 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Short

47

3.511 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Short

1,186

3.516 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

17,591

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

10,348

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

395

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

9,220

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Short

219,689

3.496 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

26,768

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

3,313

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

509

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

1,379

3.517 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

12,968

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

1,622

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

44,025

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

321

3.508 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

22,453

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

10,591

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

11,714

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

12,009

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

1,400

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

859

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

32,771

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

1,624

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

5,687

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

7,143

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

44,341

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

908

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

9,357

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

4,127

3.521 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

911

3.514 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

686

3.514 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Short

1,250

3.51 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

7,103

3.512 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

4,200

3.514 GBP

Common - ISIN GB00BQ8P0644

Swaps

Long

2,000

3.51 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:

14/06/2018

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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