Anpario plc ( ‘the Company’)

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: ii
Anpario Plc
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 qualifying financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached No
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments No
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights No
Other (please specify): No
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the
notification obligation: iii
ISIS EP LLP
4. Full name of shareholder(s)
(if different from 3.):iv
Baronsmead VCT plc 1.71%

Baronsmead VCT 2 plc 1.71%

Baronsmead VCT 3 plc 1.71%

Baronsmead VCT 4 plc 1.71%

Baronsmead VCT 5 plc 4.76%

5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or
reached: v
10/04/2014
6. Date on which issuer notified: 14/04/2014
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or
reached: vi, vii
14%, 13% & 12%
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
Shares
Number
of
Voting
Rights
Number
of shares
Number of voting
rights
% of voting rights x
Direct Direct xi Indirect xii Direct Indirect

Ord GBP0.23

GB00B3NWT178

2,898,699

14.61%

2,298,699

11.58%

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial
instrument
Expiration
date xiii
Exercise/
Conversion Period xiv
Number of voting
rights that may be
acquired if the
instrument is
exercised/ converted.
% of voting
rights
Nil
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments xv, xvi
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial
instrument
Exercise price Expiration date xvii Exercise/
Conversion period xviii
Number of voting rights instrument refers to % of voting rights xix, xx
Nominal Delta
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
2,298,699 11.58%
9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi

ISIS EP LLP

Baronsmead VCT plc 1.71%

Baronsmead VCT 2 plc 1.71%

Baronsmead VCT 3 plc 1.71%

Baronsmead VCT 4 plc 1.71%

Baronsmead VCT 5 plc 4.76%

Registered in the name of Chase Nominees Ltd

Proxy Voting:
10. Name of the proxy holder: ISIS EP LLP
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease
to hold:
N/A
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold
voting rights:
N/A
13. Additional information:
14. Contact name: Karen Huxley
15. Contact telephone number: 020 7506 5643

Anpario plc

David Bullen, Chief Executive Officer +44 (0)791 955 2040
Karen Prior, Group Finance Director +44 (0)1909 537 380
Peel Hunt +44 (0) 207 418 8900
Dan Webster
Richard Brown
Richard Kauffer