ATLAS Mara Limited: Notification of major interest in shares

TORTOLA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 02/18/15 -- ATLAS Mara Limited (LSE: ATMA)

LSE: ATMA

  For filings with the FSA
include the annex
  For filings with issuer
exclude the annex

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  TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi
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  1. Identity of the issuer or
the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which                Atlas Mara Co-Nvest Ltd
voting rights are
attached: ii
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  2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):
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  An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                            Yes
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  An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which
may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting    No
rights are attached
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  An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic
effect to qualifying financial instruments                                No
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  An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                        No
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  Other (please
specify):                                                                N/A
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  3. Full name of
person(s) subject to the
notification obligation:              Janus Capital Management LLC
iii
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  4. Full name of
shareholder(s)
 (if different from 3.):iv
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  5. Date of the
transaction and date on
which the threshold is                                      30 December 2014
crossed or
reached: v
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  6. Date on which issuer
notified:                                                   31 December 2014
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  7. Threshold(s) that
is/are crossed or                                                         9%
reached: vi, vii
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  8. Notified details:
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  A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix
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  Class/type  Situation previous  Resulting situation after the triggering
of          to the triggering   transaction
shares if   transaction
possible
using
the ISIN
CODE
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              Number    Number    Number    Number of        % of  voting
            of        of        of shares voting           rights x
            Shares    Voting              rights
                      Rights
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                                  Direct    Direct Indirect         Indirect
                                          xi       xii     Direct
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VGG0697K10665,963,359 5,963,359 6,362,173 6,362,173          9.31%


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  B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
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  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
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  Type of financial        Expiration   Exercise/    Number of      % of
instrument               date xiii    Conversion   voting         voting
                                      Period xiv   rights that mayrights
                                                   be
                                                   acquired if the
                                                   instrument is
                                                   exercised/
                                                   converted.
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  Warrants
VGG0697K1140               17/12/2017                385,512        0.53%
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  C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying
Financial Instruments xv, xvi
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  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
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  Type of      Exercise    Expiration date           Number  % of voting
financial    price       xvii              Exerciseof      rights xix, xx
instrument                                 /       voting
                                           Conversirights
                                           on      instrume
                                           period  nt
                                           xviii   refers
                                                   to
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                                                           Nominal  Delta
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  Total (A+B+C)
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  Number of voting rights         Percentage of voting rights
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  6,747,685                       9.31%
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  9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or
the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi
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  Proxy Voting:
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                                                               Janus Capital
  10. Name of the proxy holder:                               Management LLC
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  11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will
cease                                                                    N/A
to hold:
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  12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold
voting rights:                                                           N/A
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   13. Additional
information:
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  14. Contact name:                                            Nick McMordie
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  15. Contact telephone
number:                                                         303.336.4384
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Note: Annex should only be submitted to the FSA not the issuer
Annex: Notification of major interests in sharesxxii

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A: Identity of the persons or legal entity subject to the notification
obligation
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Full name
(including legal form of legal entities)        Janus Capital Management LLC
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Contact address                                 151 Detroit Street
(registered office for legal entities)          Denver, CO 80206
                                                USA
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Phone number & email                            303.336.4384
                                                Nicholas.McMordie@janus.com
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Other useful information
(at least legal representative for legal
persons)
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B: Identity of the notifier, if applicable
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Full name
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Contact address
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Phone number & email
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Other useful information
(e.g. functional relationship with the person or
legal entity subject to the notification
obligation)
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C: Additional information
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For notes on how to complete form TR-1 please see the FSA website.

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