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Friday, 21 April 2017

Umicore - Transparency notification by BlackRock, Inc: Disposal of voting securities

Umicore    

Published: 08:30 CEST 21-04-2017 /GlobeNewswire /Source: Umicore / : UMI /ISIN: BE0003884047

Umicore - Transparency notification by BlackRock, Inc: Disposal of voting securities

In accordance with article 14, § 1 of the law of 2 May 2007 on disclosure of major holdings BlackRock, Inc. has notified the FSMA and Umicore on 19 April 2017 that on 18 April 2017 it has crossed the statutory threshold of 5%, holding 4.19% of Umicore's shares and voting rights.

name

date

threshold

# voting rights

denominator

% voting rights

BlackRock, Inc

18/04/2017

 

0

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock (Netherlands) B.V.

18/04/2017

 

26,810

224,000,000

0.01%

BlackRock (Singapore) Limited

18/04/2017

 

12,704

224,000,000

0.01%

BlackRock Advisors (UK) Limited

18/04/2017

 

869,087

224,000,000

0.39%

BlackRock Advisors, LLC

18/04/2017

 

1,878,226

224,000,000

0.84%

BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited

18/04/2017

 

111,274

224,000,000

0.05%

BlackRock Asset Management Deutschland AG

18/04/2017

 

294,794

224,000,000

0.13%

BlackRock Asset Management North Asia Limited

18/04/2017

 

1,172

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.

18/04/2017

 

38,712

224,000,000

0.02%

BlackRock Fund Advisors

18/04/2017

 

2,196,172

224,000,000

0.98%

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, National Association

18/04/2017

 

2,771,936

224,000,000

1.24%

BlackRock International Limited

18/04/2017

 

13,038

224,000,000

0.01%

BlackRock Investment Management (Australia) Limited

18/04/2017

 

92,610

224,000,000

0.04%

BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited

18/04/2017

 

365,192

224,000,000

0.16%

BlackRock Investment Management, LLC

18/04/2017

 

487,798

224,000,000

0.22%

BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.

18/04/2017

 

228,592

224,000,000

0.10%

iShares (DE) I Investmentaktiengesellschaft mit Teilvermögen

18/04/2017

 

0

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock Asset Management Ireland Limited

18/04/2017

 

0

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock Asset Management Schweiz AG

18/04/2017

 

0

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock Fund Managers Limited

18/04/2017

 

0

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock Life Limited

18/04/2017

 

0

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.

18/04/2017

 

0

224,000,000

0.00%

TOTAL

18/04/2017

< 5.00%

9,388,117

224,000,000

4.19%

This press release is available on Umicore's website. The notification can be found here.

The chain of control has been described at the end of the declaration.

For more information

Investor Relations

Evelien Goovaerts                                         +32 2 227 78 38                    evelien.goovaerts@umicore.com

Eva Behaeghe                                               +32 2 227 70 68                          eva.behaeghe@umicore.com





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