REG - Matchtech Group PLC - Holding(s) in Company

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RNS Number : 4073O
Matchtech Group PLC
29 June 2010 
 
 TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                                                                                          
 1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:                                                       Matchtech Group Plc Ord 1p              
 2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):                                                                                        
 An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                                                                                                      Y                                       
 An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached                                          
 An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments                                                                                               
 An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                                                                                                                                                         
 Other (please specify):                                                                                                                                                                                    
 3. Full name of person(s) subject to the                                                                                                                         Nucleus Financial Services Limited Plc  
 notification obligation:                                                                                                                                                                                 
 4. Full name of shareholder(s)                                                                                                                                   Brewin Nominees Ltd                     
  (if different from 3.):                                                                                                                                                                                 
 5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached:                                                                                10/06/2010                              
 6. Date on which issuer notified:                                                                                                                                28/06/2010                              
 7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:                                                                                                                  Previously below 5%                     
                                                                                                                                                                                                                
 
 
 8. Notified details:                                                                       
 A: Voting rights attached to shares                                                        
 Class/type of                                                                              Situation previous           Resulting situation after the triggering transaction  
 shares                                                                                     to the triggering                                                                  
 if possible using                                                                          transaction                                                                        
 the ISIN CODE                                                                                                                                                                 
 Number                                                                                     Number                       Number                                                Number of voting       % of  voting rights                           
 of                                                                                         of                           of shares                                             rights                                                               
 Shares                                                                                     Voting                                                                                                                                                  
                                                                                            Rights                                                                                                                                                  
 Direct                                                                                     Direct                       Indirect                                              Direct                 Indirect                                      
 Ord 1p                                                                                     1,078,675                    1,078,675                                             1,269,908              1,269,908                                                         5.4195%    
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 B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                                                        
 Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                                       
 Type of financial                                                                          Expiration date              Exercise/                                             Number of voting       % of voting                                   
 instrument                                                                                                              Conversion Period                                     rights that may be     rights                                        
                                                                                                                                                                               acquired if the                                                      
                                                                                                                                                                               instrument is                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                               exercised/ converted                                                 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                            
 C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments  
 Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                                       
 Type of financial                                                                          Exercise price               Expiration date                                       Exercise/              Number of voting rights instrument refers to  % of voting rights  
 instrument                                                                                                                                                                    Conversion period                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nominal             Delta    
                                                                                                                         
                                                                                            
 Total (A+B+C)                                                                              
 Number of voting rights                                                                    Percentage of voting rights  
 1,269,908                                                                                  5.4195%                      
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
 
 
 9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:                                                                                                                                                       
 Shares held in Brewin Nominee Crest account 092.  The shares are held by Brewin for Nucleus Financial Services Limited in our NUCLE0001 account with Stocktrade ( of whom Brewin Dolphin are the parent company). The total amount of shares held in our account(s) at Stocktrade is 1,269,908  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
 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:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Charlie Lavery  
 15. Contact telephone number:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   0131 226 9547   
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
 
 
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