Original
RNS Number : 8796L
Ceres Power Holdings plc
20 January 2009
 

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:

CERES POWER HOLDINGS PLC

SEDOL: B035142

2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights

YES

An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the
acquisition of shares already issues to which voting rights are attached

NO

An event changing the breakdown of voting rights

NO

Other (please specify):



3. Full name of person(s) subject to the
notification obligation:

Imperial Innovations Group plc

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different
from 3.):

Imperial Innovations LLP

5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or

reached:

16 January 2009

6. Date on which issuer notified:

19 January 2009

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or
reached:

6%,5%,4%

8. Notified details:


A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of
shares


if possible using
the ISIN CODE

Situation previous
to the Triggering

transaction

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Number
of

Shares

Number
of

V
oting
Rights

Number
of shares

Number of voting
rights

% of voting rights

Direct

Direct

Indirect

Direct

Indirect


ORDINARY

4,177,505

4,177,505

 2,386,276

2,386,276

-

3.57%

-


  

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

instrument is

exercised/ converted.

% of voting
rights






Total (A+B)

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights

2,386,276

3.57%


9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:

Imperial Innovations LLP is 100% directly controlled by Imperial Innovations Limited and Imperial College Company Maker Limited. Both of the last-mentioned companies are 100% directly controlled by Imperial Innovations Group plc.


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:

Justin Bowen, Company Secretary

15. Contact telephone number:

020 7594 6593

As a result of the transfer of shares from Imperial Innovations LLC to Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, "Imperial College", to which this announcement relates, there is no change in the combined shareholding of Imperial Innovations LLC and Imperial College in the shares of Ceres Power Holdings plc.  


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