23 apr 2018

Transparency declaration by ACF IV Investment S.à.r.l.: Downward crossing


Disclosure in accordance with the provisions of the Act of 2 May 2007: Transparency law

Kortrijk, Belgium, 23 April 2018, 07:30 AM – Ardian Holding SAS, Paris, France, has notified Barco (Euronext: BAR; Reuters: BARBt.BR; Bloomberg: BAR BB) it has crossed the statutory threshold of 3%, holding 291,751 shares i.e. 2.23% of Barco’s shares and voting rights as of 18 April 2018.

Content of the notification from 19 April 2018:


Categories of notification

Results of the received form

Reason for notification

Downward crossing of the lowest threshold

Acquisition or disposal of voting securities or voting rights

Notification by

A parent undertaking or a controlling person

Persons subject to the notification requirement

Ardian Holding SAS, 20, Place Vendôme 75001 PARIS - France


AXA Private Equity Capital Ltd, 4th Floor, Northern Suite, Channel House, Green Street, St Heller, Jersey JE2 4UH, Channel Islands


ACF IV Investment Sàrl, 24, avenue Emile Reuter, L-2420 Luxembourg

Date on which the threshold is crossed


Threshold that is crossed




Notified details

Previous notification: #of voting rights: 644,777

After the transaction: # of voting rights: 291,751

After the transaction: % of voting rights: 2.23%

Chain of controlled undertakings through which the holding is effectively held, if applicable

ACF IV INVESTMENT S.à.r.l., a company incorporated under Luxemburg law, is a 100% subsidiary of AXA Capital Fund I.P. – an unlimited company under Scottish law – with AXA Private Equity Capital Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of Ardian SAS – itself a subsidiary of Ardian Holding SAS (20 place Vendôme, 75001 Paris) – as managing partner (General Partner).



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