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Friday, 11 August 2017

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

Umicore    

Published: 08:30 CEST 11-08-2017 /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 10 August 2017 that on 8 August 2017 it has crossed the statutory threshold of 5%, holding 4.92% of Umicore's shares and voting rights.

name

date

threshold

# voting rights

denominator

% voting rights

BlackRock, Inc.

08/08/2017

 

0

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock (Netherlands) B.V.

08/08/2017

 

28,236

224,000,000

0.01%

BlackRock (Singapore) Limited

08/08/2017

 

13,772

224,000,000

0.01%

BlackRock Advisors (UK) Limited

08/08/2017

 

1,091,472

224,000,000

0.49%

BlackRock Advisors, LLC

08/08/2017

 

1,131,464

224,000,000

0.51%

BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited

08/08/2017

 

86,518

224,000,000

0.04%

BlackRock Asset Management Deutschland AG

08/08/2017

 

307,502

224,000,000

0.14%

BlackRock Asset Management North Asia Limited

08/08/2017

 

1,486

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.

08/08/2017

 

22,858

224,000,000

0.01%

BlackRock Fund Advisors

08/08/2017

 

2,458,578

224,000,000

1.10%

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, National Association

08/08/2017

 

2,719,692

224,000,000

1.21%

BlackRock International Limited

08/08/2017

 

4,372

224,000,000

0.00%

BlackRock Investment Management (Australia) Limited

08/08/2017

 

68,396

224,000,000

0.03%

BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited

08/08/2017

 

2,026,123

224,000,000

0.90%

BlackRock Investment Management, LLC

08/08/2017

 

828,592

224,000,000

0.37%

BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.

08/08/2017

 

225,689

224,000,000

0.10%

TOTAL

08/08/2017

< 5.00%

11,014,750

224,000,000

4.92%

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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