REG-Matchtech Group PLC Holding(s) in Company

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RNS Number : 5985A  
  
Matchtech Group PLC  
  
12 October 2009  
  
TR1 - NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES  
  
 
  1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of                                                                          
  existing shares to which voting rights are attached:          Matchtech Group plc                                              
  2. Reason for the notification  (please tick the appropriate box or boxes)                                                     
  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):___________________________________________                                                             
  3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification         Octopus Investments Nominees Limited                             
  obligation:                                                                                                                    
  4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):                                                                         
  5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold   08/10/2009                                                       
  is crossed or reached if different):                                                                                           
  6. Date on which issuer notified:                             09/10/2009                                                       
  7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:               10% , 9%                                                         
  8. Notified details:                                          n/a                                               
  
  
 
  A: Voting rights attached to shares                                                                                                                                        
  Class/type of shares               Situation previous to the Triggering transaction                Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                    
  if possible using the ISIN CODE                                                                                                                                            
                                     Number of Shares                      Number of Voting Rights   Number of shares   Number of voting rights     % of voting rights       
                                                                           Direct                    Direct             Indirect      Direct        Indirect    
  GB00B1FMDQ43                                          2446050            2446050                   2056300            2056300       -             8.84%        -           
  
  
 
  B: Financial Instruments                                                                                                                                       
  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                                                                                                           
  Type of financial instrument   Expiration date   Exercise/ Conversion Period/ Date   Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the   % of voting rights  
                                                                                       instrument is exercised/ converted.                                       
  -                              -                 -                                   -                                                     -                   
  
  
 
  Total (A+B)                                   
  Number of voting rights   % of voting rights  
  2056300                   8.84%               
  
  
 
  9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the  
  voting rights and/or the financial instruments are     
  effectively held, if applicable:                       
  n/a                                                    
  
  
 
  Proxy Voting:                                                      
  10. Name of the 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:     -               
  14. Contact name:               Russell Jarvis  
  15. Contact telephone number:   020 7710 8653   
  
  
 
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