Holding(s) in Company

Clarissa Elsner

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:iiGVC Holdings PLC
2. Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes)
An acquisition or disposal of voting rightsyes
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attachedno
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instrumentsno
An event changing the breakdown of voting rightsyes
Other (please specify):no
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:iiiStandard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited (Parent Company) –  5.92% comprised of:

Standard Life Investments Limited – 5.828%

Ignis Investment Services Limited – 0.092%

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):ivVidacos Nominees\HSBC
5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached if different):v02/02/2016
6. Date on which issuer notified:03/02/2016
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:vi, viiStandard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited – 5.00%

Standard Life Investments Limited – 5.00%

 

8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix
Class/type of shares

if possible using
the ISIN CODE
Situation previous to the Triggering transaction Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Number of SharesNumber of Voting RightsNumber of sharesNumber of voting rights % of voting rights x
DirectDirect xiIndirect xiiDirectIndirect
IM00B5VQMV651,525,6071,525,60717,267,89617,267,8965.92

 

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial instrumentExpiration date xiiiExercise/ Conversion  Period xivNumber of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/ converted.% of voting rights

 

C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments xv, xvi
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial instrumentExpiration date xviiExercise/ Conversion  Period xviiiNumber of voting rights instrument refers to% of voting rights xix, xx
NominalDelta

 

Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights% of voting rights
17,267,8965.92

 

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi
Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited (Parent Company) – 5.92% comprised of:

Standard Life Investments Limited – 5.828%

Ignis Investment Services Limited – 0.092%

 

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:GIOS@standardlife.com

Standard Life Investments Ltd

15. Contact telephone number:(0131) 245 6565