BTG PLC: Notification of Major Interests in Shares
BTG plc (LSE: BGC) received notification today from Invesco Perpetual, in accordance with Sections 198-202 of the Companies Act 1985, that following the recent placing, Amvescap plc and subsidiary companies on behalf of discretionary clients have an notifiable interest in 43,712,772 ordinary shares of BTG plc representing 28.97% of the issued share capital of the Company. This is broken down between registered holders as set out below:
None of these shares are beneficially owned by Amvescap.
The above holding includes the following notifiable holdings: INVESCO Perpetual UK ICVC Series (UKICVC) holds 28,290,885 shares, representing 18.75% of the issued share capital of the Company, registered in the name of Vidacos Nominees Limited.
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