TR-1: Standard form for notification of major holdings
TR-1: Standard form for notification of major holdings Bytes Technology Group plc (Incorporated in the England & Wales) (Registered number: 12935776) LEI: 213800LA4DZLFBAC9O33 Share code: BYI ISIN: GB00BMH18Q19 ("Bytes Technology Group plc" or “the Company”) TR-1: Standard form for notification of major holdings NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR HOLDINGS (to be sent to the relevant issuer and to the FCA in Microsoft Word format if possible) 1a. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached BYTES TECHNOLOGY GROUP PLC 1b. Please indicate if the issuer is a non-UK issuer (please mark with an “X” if appropriate) Non-UK issuer 2. Reason for the notification (please mark the appropriate box or boxes with an “X”) An acquisition or disposal of voting rights X An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments An event changing the breakdown of voting rights Other (please specify) 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation Name PUBLIC INVESTMENT CORPORATION SOC LIMITED City and country of registered of f ice (if applicable) PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA 4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.) Name City and country of registered office (if applicable) 5. Date on which the threshold was crossed or reached 11/05/2021 6. Date on which issuer notified (DD/MM/YYYY) 13/05/2021 7. Total positions of person(s) subject to the notification obligation % of voting rights % of voting rights attached to through financial Total number of shares (total of 8. instruments Total of both in voting rights of A) (total of 8.B 1 + 8.B 2) % (8.A + 8.B) issuer Resulting situation on the date on which threshold was crossed 6.124% 6.124% 239 482 333 or reached Position of previous notification (if applicable) 5.800% 5.800% 8. Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached A: Voting rights attached to shares Class/type of Number of voting rights % of voting rights shares ISIN code (if Direct Indirect Direct Indirect possible) (Art 9 of Directive (Art 10 of Directive (Art 9 of Directive (Art 10 of Directive 2004/109/EC) 2004/109/EC) 2004/109/EC) 2004/109/EC) (DTR5.2.1) (DTR5.1) (DTR5.2.1) (DTR5.1) Ordinary Shares 14 665 326 6.124% SUBTOTAL 8. A 14 665 326 6.124% B 1: Financial Instruments according to Art. 13(1)(a) of Directive 2004/109/EC (DTR22.214.171.124 (a)) Number of voting rights that may be acquired if Type of financial Expiration Exercise/ the instrument is instrument date Conversion Period exercised/converted. % of voting rights SUBTOTAL 8. B 1 NIL NIL B 2: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect according to Art. 13(1)(b) of Directive 2004/109/EC (DTR126.96.36.199 (b)) Exercise/ Physical Type of financial Expiration Conversion or cash Number of instrument date Period settlement voting rights % of voting rights SUBTOTAL 8.B.2 NIL NIL 9. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation (please mark the applicable box with an “X”) Person subject to the notification obligation is not controlled by any natural person or legal entity and does not control any other undertaking(s) holding directly or indirectly an interest in the (underlying) issuer Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity (please add additional rows as necessary) X % of voting rights if % of voting rights through Total of both if it it equals or is higher financial instruments if it equals or is higher than the notifiable equals or is higher than than the notifiable Name threshold the notifiable threshold threshold PUBLIC INVESTMENT CORPORATION SOC LIMITED 6.124% 6.124% 10. In case of proxy voting, please identify Name of the proxy holder N/A The number and % of voting rights held N/A The date until which the voting rights will be held N/A 11. Additional information Place of completion PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA Date of completion 13 May 2021 The Company has a primary listing on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and a secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Sponsor RAND MERCHANT BANK (A division of FirstRand Bank Limited) Date: 14-05-2021 10:00:00 Produced by the JSE SENS Department. The SENS service is an information dissemination service administered by the JSE Limited ('JSE'). The JSE does not, whether expressly, tacitly or implicitly, represent, warrant or in any way guarantee the truth, accuracy or completeness of the information published on SENS. The JSE, their officers, employees and agents accept no liability for (or in respect of) any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind or nature, howsoever arising, from the use of SENS or the use of, or reliance on, information disseminated through SENS.