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Wednesday, 15 November 2017

IQE plc : Holding(s) in Company

IQE plc    

Published: 17:30 CET 15-11-2017 /GlobeNewswire /Source: IQE plc / : IQE /ISIN: GB0009619924

IQE plc : Holding(s) in Company

15 November 2017

 

IQE plc

("IQE" or the "Company")

 

Holding(s) in Company

 

1a. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attachedii:

IQE PLC

1b. Please indicate if the issuer is a non-UK issuer  (please mark with an "X" if appropriate)

Non-UK issuer

 

2. Reason for the notification (please mark the appropriate box or boxes with an "X")

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights

X

An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments

 

An event changing the breakdown of voting rights

 

Other (please specify)iii:

 

3. Details of person subject to the notification obligationiv

Name

T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.

City and country of registered office (if applicable)

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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

Name

T. Rowe Price International Ltd

City and country of registered office (if applicable)

London, United Kingdom

5. Date on which the threshold was crossed or reachedvi:

10 November 2017

6. Date on which issuer notified (DD/MM/YYYY):

14 November 2017

7. Total positions of person(s) subject to the notification obligation

 

% of voting rights attached to shares (total of 8. A)

% of voting rights through financial instruments
(total of 8.B 1 + 8.B 2)

Total of both in % (8.A + 8.B)

Total number of voting rights of issuervii

Resulting situation on the date on which threshold was crossed or reached

10.75%

0.49%

11.25%

686,814,813

Position of previous notification (if

applicable)

9.97%

0.00%

9.97%

 

 


8. Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reachedviii

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of
shares

ISIN code (if possible)

Number of voting rightsix

% of voting rights

Direct

(Art 9 of Directive 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.1)

Indirect

(Art 10 of Directive 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.2.1)

Direct

(Art 9 of Directive 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.1)

Indirect

(Art 10 of Directive 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.2.1)

GB0009619924

 

73,876,055

 

10.75%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUBTOTAL 8. A

73,876,055

10.75%

 

 

B 1: Financial Instruments according to Art. 13(1)(a) of Directive 2004/109/EC (DTR5.3.1.1 (a))

Type of financial instrument

Expiration
date
x

Exercise/
Conversion Period
xi

Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is

exercised/converted.

% of voting rights

Shares on loan

N/A

Right of recall on demand

3,430,679

0.49%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUBTOTAL 8. B 1

3,430,679

0.49%

 

 

B 2: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect according to Art. 13(1)(b) of Directive 2004/109/EC (DTR5.3.1.1 (b))

Type of financial instrument

Expiration
date
x

Exercise/
Conversion Period
xi

Physical or cash

settlementxii

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUBTOTAL 8.B.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

9. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation (please mark the

applicable box with an "X")

Person subject to the notification obligation is not controlled by any natural person or legal entity and does not control any other undertaking(s) holding directly or indirectly an interest in the (underlying) issuerxiii

 

Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity
xiv (please add additional rows as necessary)

X

Namexv

% of voting rights if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold

% of voting rights through financial instruments if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold

Total of both if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold

T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.

 

 

 

  T. Rowe Price International Ltd

8.81%

0.49%

9.31%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10. In case of proxy voting, please identify:

Name of the proxy holder

 

The number and % of voting rights held

 

The date until which the voting rights will be held

 

 

11. Additional informationxvi

 

 

Place of completion

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Date of completion

14 November 2017

 

 





This announcement is distributed by Nasdaq Corporate Solutions (One Liberty Plaza, 165 Broadway, New York, NY 10006. Tel: +1 212 401 8700. www.nasdaqomx.com) on behalf of Nasdaq Corporate Solutions clients. Source: IQE plc, Pascal Close
Pascal Close, St Mellons, , Cardiff, CF3 0LW, , United Kingdom
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