Glazer Capital LLC
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April 08, 2010 03:30 ET

Form 8.3 - Skillsoft plc

                                                                          FORM 8.3
  
                                 IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL
  
      DISCLOSURE UNDER RULE 8.3 OF THE IRISH TAKEOVER PANEL ACT, 1997, TAKEOVER
                               RULES, 2007 (AS AMENDED)
  
              DEALINGS BY PERSONS WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES
                               REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE
  
  1.  KEY INFORMATION

   Name of person dealing (Note 1)           Glazer Capital, LLC
   Company dealt in                          Skillsoft plc
   Class of relevant security to             ADS
   which the dealings being disclosed
   relate (Note 2)
   Date of dealing                           1 April 2010
   
  
  2.   INTERESTS AND SHORT POSITIONS
  
  (a)   Interests and short positions (following dealing) in the class of
        relevant security dealt in (Note 3)
                                                    Long                 Short
                                           Number       (%)      Number       (%)
   (1) Relevant securities                1,469,475 (1.55%)    
   (2) Derivatives (other than options)                           
   (3) Options and agreements to                                  
       purchase/sell
   Total                                  1,469,475 (1.55%) 
  
   (b)  Interests and short positions in relevant securities of the company,
        other than the class dealt in (Note 3)

   Class of relevant security:                      Long                 Short
                                           Number       (%)      Number       (%)
                                                                  
  (1) Relevant securities
  (2) Derivatives (other than options)
  (3) Options and agreements to            510 Put Options   
      purchase/sell
  Total
   


  3.  DEALINGS (Note 4)                                                            
 
  (a) Purchases and sales
                                                                                      
  Purchase/sale          Number of relevant securities       Price per unit (Note 5)
                                                                
  Purchase               138,400                             11.12                  
                                                                                    
 
  (b) Derivatives transactions (other than options transactions)

                                                                          
  Product name,  Nature of transaction    Number of relevant securities   Price per unit
  e.g. CFD      (Note 6)                 (Note 7)                        (Note 5)
 
  NA                                                                                  
                                                                                    
 
  (c) Options transactions in respect of existing relevant securities
 
  (i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

  Product       Writing,     Number of        Exercise Type,     Expiry  Option      
  name, e.g.    selling,     securities to    price    e.g.      date    money
  call          purchasing,  which the                 American,         paid/received
  option        varying      option relates            European          per unit
                etc.                                   etc.              (Note 5)
  NA                                                                                      
                                                                                    
 
 
  (ii)Exercising

  Product name,              Number of securities                Exercise price     
  e.g. call                                                      per unit (Note 5)
  option 
                                                       
  NA                                                                                  
 
  (d) Other dealings (including transactions in respect of new securities) (Note 4)

  Nature of transaction      Details                             Price per unit     
  (Note 8)                                                       (if applicable)
                                                                 (Note 5)
                                                                                      
                                                                                    

   4.  OTHER INFORMATION                                                            
  
  Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

  Full  details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between  the  person
  disclosing  and  any other person relating to the voting rights of  any  relevant
  securities  under any option referred to on this form or relating to  the  voting
  rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which  any
  derivative  referred  to  on this form is referenced. If  none,  this  should  be
  stated.

  NA                                                                               
                                                                                    
  
  
  Is a Supplemental Form 8 attached? (Note 9)                NO

   Date of disclosure                         04/08/10                               
   Contact name                               David Barlow                           
   Telephone number                           212-808-7308                           
   If a connected EFM, name of                                                       
   offeree/offeror with which connected
   If a connected EFM, state                                                         
   nature of connection (Note 10)
                                                                                    

Contact Information

  • Glazer Capital LLC