ATLAS Mara Limited: ATLAS Mara Limited Announces Notification of Major Interest in Shares

TORTOLA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 03/03/15 -- ATLAS Mara Limited (LSE: ATMA)

LSE: ATMA

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TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES(i)
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1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer                Atlas Mara
of existing shares to which voting rights are                      Co-Nvest
attached:(ii)                                                        Ltd
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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 rights are attached                                      No
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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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                                                                    Janus
                                                                   Capital
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the                          Management
notification obligation:(iii)                                        LLC
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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 crossed or                                26 February
reached:(v)                                                          2015
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                                                                 27 February
6. Date on which issuer notified:                                    2015
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7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or
reached:(vi, vii)                                                    10%
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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
of
shares

if
possible    Situation
using       previous
the         to the
ISIN        triggering           Resulting situation after the triggering
CODE        transaction          transaction
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                                                             %
                      Number               Number            of
            Number    of         Number    of                voting
            of        Voting     of        voting            rights
            Shares    Rights     shares    rights            x
                                 -------------------------------------------
                                           Direct    Indirect
                                 Direct    (xi)      (xii)   Direct Indirect
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VGG0697K1066 6,604,517 6,604,517  6,784,517 6,784,517        9.54%
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B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
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Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
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                                                Number
                                                of
                                                voting
                                                rights
                                                that
                                                may be
                                                acquired
                                                if the
Type                            Exercise/       instrument      %
of              Expiration      Conversion      is              of
financial       date            Period          exercised/      voting
instrument      (xiii)          (xiv)           converted.      rights
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Warrants
VGG0697K1140    17/12/2017                      401,726         0.56%
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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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                                             Number
                                             of
                                             voting       %
Type                              Exercise/  rights       of
of                     Expiration Conversion instrument   voting
financial    Exercise  date       period     refers       rights
instrument   price     (xvii)     (xviii)    to           (xix, xx)
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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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7,186,243                             10.10%
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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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10. Name of the proxy holder:         Janus Capital Management LLC
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11. Number of voting rights proxy
holder will cease


to hold:                              N/A
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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:                     Kathleen Valenta
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15. Contact telephone number:         303.336.4528
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Note: Annex should only be submitted to the FSA not the issuer
Annex: Notification of major interests in share

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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                   303.336.4528
                                       Kathy.valenta@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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Kathleen Valenta
303.336.4528


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