African Copper Plc
TSX : ACU
AIM : ACU

African Copper Plc

December 05, 2006 11:40 ET

African Copper Plc "African Copper" or "the Company": Disclosure of Shareholding

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 5, 2006) - African Copper Plc (TSX:ACU)(AIM:ACU)(BSE:AFRICAN COPPER) -

The Company was notified on 5 December 2006 that as at close of business on 29 November 2006 The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has a notifiable interest in 11,866,380 ordinary shares in the Company, representing 9.09% of the Company's current issued capital.

Of these shares 11,519,680 are held by Goldman, Sachs & Co (a wholly owned subsidiary of The Goldman Sachs Group Inc.) acting as custodian for its customers and 346,700 shares are held beneficially by Goldman Sachs International, also a subsidiary of The Goldman Sachs Group Inc.

Contact Information

  • African Copper Plc
    Susan Wallace
    Company Secretary
    +44 (0) 1372 465330
    Website: www.africancopper.com
    or
    Numis Securities Limited (NOMAD)
    John Harrison / James Black
    +44 (0) 20 7776 1590
    or
    Parkgreen Communications
    Justine Howarth / Ana Ribeiro
    +44 (0) 20 7493 3713