SOURCE: ATLAS Mara Limited

January 24, 2017 12:37 ET

ATLAS Mara Limited: Notification of Major Interests in Shares

TORTOLA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS--(Marketwired - Jan 24, 2017) -  ATLAS Mara Limited (LSE: ATMA)

LSE: ATMA

TR-1: Notification of Major Interests in Shares
 
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:   Atlas Mara Limited
2. Reason for the notification (yes/no)
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights Yes
An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached No
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments No
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights No
Other (please specify): ______________ No
3. Full name of person(s) subject to notification obligation:   Wellington Management Group LLP
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):   BNY Mellon Nominees Limited
GOLDMAN SACHS INTERNATIONAL
ROY Nominees Limited
VIDACOS NOMINEES LIMITED
State Street Nominees Limited
5. Date of transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached if different):   19 January 2017
6. Date on which issuer notified:   23 January 2017
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:   10%
       
8. Notified Details
A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type of shares
If possible use ISIN CODE
  Situation previous to the triggering transaction   Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Number of Shares   Number of voting rights   Number of shares   Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
  Direct   Indirect Direct Indirect
VGG0697K1066 Ordinary Shares   7,205,801   7,205,801   6,952,805       6,952,805   9.91%
                         
 
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial instrument   Expiration date   Exercise/ conversion period   No. of voting rights that may be acquired (if the instrument is exercised/
converted)
Percentage of voting rights
               
 
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial instrument   Exercise Price   Expiration date   Exercise/ conversion period   No. of voting rights instrument refers to Percentage of voting rights
Nominal Delta
                     
 
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights   Percentage of voting rights
6,952,805   9.91%
                         
9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:
Wellington Management Company LLP, which crossed the 10% notification threshold in its own right, is an investment management entity that manages the assets of certain funds and/or managed accounts and the assets under its management include:
6,952,805 of interests described in Box 8A of this notification
Wellington Management Company LLP is a direct controlled undertaking of Wellington Investment Advisors Holdings LLP, which, in turn, is a direct controlled undertaking of Wellington Group Holdings LLP, which, in turn, is a direct controlled undertaking of Wellington Management Group LLP.
 
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:  
14. Contact name: Mark O'Brien
15. Contact telephone number: 44-20-7126-6310

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