Global Graphics PLC
Platforms for digital inkjet printing and type design

News Release

05 April 2017

Global Graphics SE reports changes in major shareholdings

NOTIFICATION 1

On 4 April 2017, the Company received notification from Powergraph BVBA that they had on an aggregate basis crossed above the threshold of 14.00% of voting rights in the Company’s shares.

The content of the notification received is shown below.

Name of the shareholder:

Powergraph BVBA (previously Parana Management Corp. BVBA)
Contact name:

Guido Van der Schueren
Contact telephone number:

+32 475 84 47 78
Reason for notification:

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights
Date threshold crossed:

31 March 2017
Date of notification:

4 April 2017
Threshold crossed/reached:

14%

Voting rights:

Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of
shares


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

Direct

Direct

Indirect

Direct

Indirect

Ordinary Shares of €0.40 each

840,000
840,000
1,640,000
1,640,000
None
14.43%

Total voting rights

Number of voting rights

Percentage of voting rights

1,640,000

14.43%

NOTIFICATION 2

On 4 April 2017, the Company received notification from Mr Peter Rosenfeld that they had on an aggregate basis crossed below the threshold of 3.00% of voting rights in the Company’s shares.

The content of the notification received is shown below.

Name of the shareholder:

Peter Rosenfeld
Contact telephone number:

+49 171 5287068
Reason for notification:

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights
Date threshold crossed:

31 March 2017
Date of notification:

4 April 2017
Threshold crossed/reached:

3%

Voting rights:

Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of
shares


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

Direct

Direct

Indirect

Direct

Indirect

Ordinary Shares of €0.40 each

400,963
400,963
963
963
Nil
0.0%
Nil

Total voting rights

Number of voting rights

Percentage of voting rights

963

0.00%

NOTIFICATION 3

On 4 April 2017, the Company received notification from Dr Juergen Willrodt that they had on an aggregate basis crossed below the threshold of 3.00% of voting rights in the Company’s shares.

The content of the notification received is shown below.

Name of the shareholder:

Juergen Willrodt
Contact telephone number:

+49 40 609 11700
Reason for notification:

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights
Date threshold crossed:

31 March 2017
Date of notification:

4 April 2017
Threshold crossed/reached:

3%

Voting rights:

Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of
shares


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

Direct

Direct

Indirect

Direct

Indirect

Ordinary Shares of €0.40 each

402,963
3.6%
2,963
2,963
Nil
0.03%
Nil

Total voting rights

Number of voting rights

Percentage of voting rights

2,963

0.03%

Editors notes

About Global Graphics
Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) http://www.globalgraphics.com is a leading developer of software platforms for digital printing, including the Harlequin RIP®. Customers include HP, Canon, Delphax, Roland,  Kodak and Agfa. The roots of the company go back to 1986 and to the iconic university town of Cambridge, and, today the majority of the R&D team is still based near here. The font foundry, URW++ Design and Development GmbH, and the industrial printhead driver solutions specialists, Meteor Inkjet, are subsidiary companies of Global Graphics SE.  Global Graphics has offices in: Boston, US; Tokyo, Japan; and Hamburg, Germany.

Contact

Jill Taylor
Corporate Communications Director
Tel: +44 (0)1223 926489
Email: jill.taylor@globalgraphics.com

Graeme Huttley
Chief Financial Officer
Tel: +44 (0)1223 926472
Email: graeme.huttley@globalgraphics.com