TR-1 announcement

TR-1: Standard form for notification of major holdings

1. Issuer Details

ISIN

GB00B0WY3Y47

Issuer Name

ADEPT TECHNOLOGY GROUP PLC

UK or Non-UK Issuer

UK

2. Reason for Notification

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights

3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation

Name

Downing LLP

City of registered office (if applicable)

London

Country of registered office (if applicable)

Greater London

4. Details of the shareholder

Name

City of registered office

Country of registered office

Downing Strategic Micro-Cap Investment Trust, Client funds managed by Downing LLP

London

UK

5. Date on which the threshold was crossed or reached

13-Jan-2022

6. Date on which Issuer notified

20-Jan-2022

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

.

% of voting rights attached to shares (total of 8.A)

% of voting rights through financial instruments (total of 8.B 1 + 8.B 2)

Total of both in % (8.A + 8.B)

Total number of voting rights held in issuer

Resulting situation on the date on which threshold was crossed or reached

8.950000

0.000000

8.950000

2240149

Position of previous notification (if applicable)

       

8. Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached

8A. Voting rights attached to shares

Class/Type of shares ISIN code(if possible)

Number of direct voting rights (DTR5.1)

Number of indirect voting rights (DTR5.2.1)

% of direct voting rights (DTR5.1)

% of indirect voting rights (DTR5.2.1)

GB00B0WY3Y47

2240149

 

8.950000

 

Sub Total 8.A

2240149

8.950000%

8B1. Financial Instruments according to (DTR5.3.1R.(1) (a))

Type of financial instrument

Expiration date

Exercise/conversion period

Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/converted

% of voting rights

         

Sub Total 8.B1

     

8B2. Financial Instruments with similar economic effect according to (DTR5.3.1R.(1) (b))

Type of financial instrument

Expiration date

Exercise/conversion period

Physical or cash settlement

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights

           

Sub Total 8.B2

     

9. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation

2. 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 entities (please add additional rows as necessary)

Ultimate controlling person

Name of controlled undertaking

% of voting rights if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold

% of voting rights through financial instruments if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold

Total of both if it equals or is higher than the notifiable threshold

Downing LLP

Downing Strategic Micro-Cap Investment Trust, Client funds managed by Downing LLP

8.950000

 

8.950000%

10. In case of proxy voting

Name of the proxy holder

The number and % of voting rights held

The date until which the voting rights will be held

11. Additional Information

n/a

12. Date of Completion

20/01/2022

13. Place Of Completion

London

Written by John Swaite