TIDMGGP

RNS Number : 4598X

Greatland Gold PLC

30 August 2022

TR-1: S tandard 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) (i) 
 
 1a. Identity of the issuer or the                                         Greatland Gold PLC 
  underlying issuer of existing shares 
  to which voting rights are attached 
  (ii) : 
                                                             --------------------------------------------- 
 1b. Please indicate if the issuer is a non-UK issuer (please mark with 
  an "X" if appropriate) 
 Non-UK issuer                                                                                          X 
                                                                                                      ---- 
 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)(iii) : 
                                                                                                      ---- 
 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation (iv) 
 Name                                                                Van Eck Associates Corporation 
 City and country of registered office                                      New York, NY USA 
  (if applicable) 
 4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.) (v) 
 Name                                                                VanEck Junior Gold Miners ETF 
                                                                   VanEck Junior Gold Miners UCITS ETF 
                                                             --------------------------------------------- 
 City and country of registered office 
  (if applicable) 
                                                             --------------------------------------------- 
 5. Date on which the threshold was                           25 August 2022 
  crossed or reached (vi) : 
                                                             --------------------------------------------- 
 6. Date on which issuer notified                             26 August 2022 
  (DD/MM/YYYY): 
                                                             --------------------------------------------- 
 7. Total positions of person(s) subject to the notification obligation 
                              % of voting       % of voting rights     Total of both   Total number 
                            rights attached      through financial      in % (8.A +     of voting rights 
                            to shares (total        instruments             8.B)        of issuer (vii) 
                                of 8. A)           (total of 8.B 
                                                     1 + 8.B 2) 
                          ------------------  ----------------------  --------------  -------------------- 
 Resulting situation 
  on the date 
  on which threshold 
  was crossed 
  or reached                     4.97%                                     4.97%       209,377,376 
                          ------------------  ----------------------  --------------  -------------------- 
 Position of 
  previous notification 
  (if 
  applicable)                    5.00%                                    5.00%       203,717,294 
                          ------------------  ----------------------  -------------  --------------- 
 
 
 
 8. Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which 
  the threshold was crossed or reached (viii) 
 A: Voting rights attached to shares 
 Class/type of      Number of voting rights                             % of voting rights 
  shares             (ix) 
  ISIN code (if 
  possible) 
                           Direct                   Indirect                     Direct                  Indirect 
                     (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) 
                                           -------------------------- 
 GB00B15XDH89            209,377,376                                             4.97% 
                   ----------------------  --------------------------  -------------------------  --------------------- 
 
 
 SUBTOTAL 8. 
  A                                    209,377,376                                           4.97% 
                   --------------------------------------------------  ------------------------------------------------ 
 
 B 1: Financial Instruments according to Art. 13(1)(a) of Directive 2004/109/EC 
  (DTR5.3.1.1 (a)) 
 Type of            Expiration   Exercise/                       Number of voting                  % of voting 
  financial          date         Conversion Period               rights that may                   rights 
  instrument         (x)          (xi)                            be acquired if 
                                                                  the instrument 
                                                                  is 
                                                                  exercised/converted. 
                   -----------  ------------------------------  --------------------------------  --------------------- 
 
 
 
                                 SUBTOTAL 8. B 
                                  1 
                                ------------------------------  --------------------------------  --------------------- 
 
 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              Number of             % of voting 
  financial     date (x)          Conversion            or cash               voting rights         rights 
  instrument                      Period (xi)           settlement 
                                                        (xii) 
              ----------------  --------------------  --------------------  -------------------- 
 
 
 
                                                       SUBTOTAL 
                                                        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 (xiii) 
 Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights                     X 
  and/or the 
  financial instruments are effectively held starting with the ultimate 
  controlling natural person or legal entity (xiv) (please add additional 
  rows as necessary) 
      Name (xv)         % of voting rights      % of voting rights       Total of both if 
                          if it equals or        through financial        it equals or is 
                         is higher than the      instruments if it        higher than the 
                        notifiable threshold    equals or is higher     notifiable threshold 
                                                than the notifiable 
                                                     threshold 
                      ----------------------  ---------------------  ------------------------ 
 VanEck Junior Gold 
  Miners ETF           4.51%                                          4.51% 
                      ----------------------  ---------------------  ------------------------ 
 VanEck Junior Gold 
  Miners UCITS ETF     0.46%                                          0.46% 
                      ----------------------  ---------------------  ------------------------ 
 
 10. In case of proxy voting, please identify: 
 Name of the proxy holder                                       Glass Lewis 
                                              ----------------------------------------------- 
 The number and % of voting rights                  209,377,376 shares and 4.97% voting 
  held                                                              right 
                                              ----------------------------------------------- 
 The date until which the voting rights                             Open 
  will be held 
                                              ----------------------------------------------- 
 
 11. Additional information (xvi) 
 
 
 
 
 Place of completion   Tampa, FL USA 
 Date of completion    26 August 2022 
                      --------------- 
 
, the news service of the London Stock Exchange. RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United Kingdom. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply. For further information, please contact rns@lseg.com or visit www.rns.com.

RNS may use your IP address to confirm compliance with the terms and conditions, to analyse how you engage with the information contained in this communication, and to share such analysis on an anonymised basis with others as part of our commercial services. For further information about how RNS and the London Stock Exchange use the personal data you provide us, please see our Privacy Policy.

END

HOLFLFFITDIAFIF

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

August 30, 2022 02:02 ET (06:02 GMT)

Greatland Gold (LSE:GGP)
Historical Stock Chart
From Nov 2022 to Dec 2022 Click Here for more Greatland Gold Charts.
Greatland Gold (LSE:GGP)
Historical Stock Chart
From Dec 2021 to Dec 2022 Click Here for more Greatland Gold Charts.