23 Jul - 4 min read

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                BYTES TECHNOLOGY GROUP PLC
existing shares to which voting rights are attached

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 office (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                 20/07/2021

6. Date on which issuer notified (DD/MM/YYYY)                         22/07/2021

7. Total positions of person(s) subject to the notification obligation

                           % of voting rights         % of voting rights         Total of both in %   Total number of
                           attached to shares         through financial         (8.A + 8.B)           voting rights of
                           (total of 8. A)            instruments                                     issuer
                                                      (total of 8.B 1 + 8.B 2)
                           4.634%                                                4.634%
Resulting situation
on the date on which                                                                                   239 482 333                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
threshold was
crossed or reached
Position of previous       5.875%                                                5.875%
notification (if
applicable)

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) (DTR5.1)           2004/109/EC)
                             (DTR5.1)               (DTR5.2.1)                                            (DTR5.2.1)
Ordinary Shares            11 096 578                                            4.634%

SUBTOTAL 8. A                           11 096 578                                            4.634%

B 1: Financial Instruments according to Art. 13(1)(a) of Directive 2004/109/EC (DTR5.3.1.1 (a))

Type of financial      Expiration    Exercise/                        Number of voting rights        % of voting rights
instrument             date          Conversion Period                that may be acquired if
                                                                      the instrument is
                                                                      exercised/converted.

                                     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 (DTR5.3.1.1 (b))
Type of         Expiration           Exercise/             Physical or           Number of           % of voting rights
financial       date                 Conversion            cash                  voting rights
instrument                           Period                settlement

                                                           SUBTOTAL
                                                                                        NIL                   NIL
                                                           8.B.2

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
                                                                                                                          X
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)

                                                                                                                      
Name                    % of voting rights if it    % of voting rights           Total of both if it equals or is
                        equals or is higher than    through financial instru-    higher than the notifiable
                        the notifiable threshold    ments if it equals or is     threshold
                                                    higher than the notifiable
                                                    threshold
PUBLIC INVESTMENT       4.634%                                                   4.634%
CORPORATION
SOC LIMITED


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          22 July 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: 23-07-2021 10:00:00
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