REG-Matchtech Group PLC Holding(s) in Company

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RNS Number : 1648O  
  
Matchtech Group PLC  
  
02 March 2009  
  
 
  For filings with the FSA include the annex   
  For filings with issuer exclude the annex    
  
  
 
  TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares  
  
  
 
  1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of   Matchtech Group Plc  
  existing shares to which voting rights are attached:                         
  
  
 
                                                                                  
  2. Reason for notification (yes/no)                                             
                                                                                  
  An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                 X                   
                                                                                  
  An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which                       
  may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to                       
  which voting rights are attached                                                
                                                                                  
  An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                                
                                                                                  
  Other (please specify): Increased in issue share capital                        
  
  
 
  3. Full name of person(s) subject to notification obligation:                                                        Rensburg Fund Management Limited                      
                                                                                                                                                                             
  4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):                                                                N/A                                                   
                                                                                                                                                                             
  5. Date of transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached if different):                         27 February 2009                                      
                                                                                                                                                                             
  6. Date on which issuer notified:                                                                                    02 March 2009                                         
                                                                                                                                                                             
  7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:                                                                      >5%                                                   
  8: Notified Details                                                 Discretionary holdings within unit                                                                     
  trust fund portfolios                                                                                                                                                      
  A: Voting rights attached to shares                                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                             
  Class/type of shares         Situation previous to the triggering transaction      Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                                    
  If possible use ISIN code                                                                                                                                                  
                               Number of shares           Number of voting rights    Number of shares   Number of voting rights               Percentage of voting rights    
                                                                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                        Direct                    Indirect    Direct          Indirect       
  Ordinary Shares              1,588,350                  1,588,350                                                               1,093,350                   4.71%          
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  B: Financial Instruments                                                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  Type of financial instrument   Expiration date   Exercise/ conversion period/date   No. of voting rights that may be acquired (if the instrument   Percentage of voting rights  
                                                                                      exercised/converted)                                                                        
  N/A                                                                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  
  
 
  Total (A+B)                                            
                                                         
  Number of voting rights   Percentage of voting rights  
  1,093,350                 4.71%                        
  
  
 
  9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the     
  voting rights and /or the financial instruments are       
  effectively held, if applicable:                          
  Holdings held within Rensburg Fund Management unit trust  
  fund portfolios (registered in nominee name). RFM is the  
  investment manager for these portfolios.                  
  
  
 
  Proxy Voting:                                                       
                                                                      
  10. Name of proxy holder:                                  N/A      
                                                                      
  11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to     N/A      
  hold:                                                               
                                                                      
  12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting   N/A      
  rights:                                                             
                                                                      
  
  
 
  13. Additional information:      N/A  
                                        
  14 Contact name:                 N/A  
                                        
  15. Contact telephone number:    N/A  
                                        
  
  
For notes on how to complete form TR-1 please see the FSA website.   
  
 
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