Heritage Oil Plc
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LSE : HOIL

Heritage Oil Plc

July 21, 2011 13:15 ET

Heritage-Holding(s) in Company

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - July 21, 2011) - Heritage Oil Plc (TSX:HOC)(LSE:HOIL)

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES(i)

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:(ii)

Heritage Oil Plc

2. Reason for the notification:

Change in the issuer's total voting rights

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:(iii)

Capital Research and Management Company

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):(iv)

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached:(v)

19 July 2011

6. Date on which issuer notified:

20 July 2011

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:(vi), (vii)

Above 11%

8. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares(viii),(ix)
Class/
type
of
shares
if
possible
using
the
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
% of
voting rights(x)
Indirect Direct
(xi)
Indirect
(xii)
Direct Indirect
JE00B2Q4TN56 29,608,374 29,608,374 29,608,374 29,608,374 11.0216%
B: Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of
financial
instrument
Expiration
date
(xiii)
Exercise/ Conversion
Period/ Date (xiv)
Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/ converted. % of
voting
rights
n/a
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments (xv),(xvi)
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of
financial
instrument
Exercise
price
Expiration
date
(xvii)
Exercise/
Conversion
period
(xviii)
Number of voting rights instrument refers to % of voting
rights
(xix),(xx)
Nominal Delta
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights % of voting rights
29,608,374 11.0216%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:(xxi)

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:

15. Contact telephone number:

Contact Information

  • Enquiries:
    Heritage Oil Plc
    Paul Atherton
    +44 1534 835 400