Notification of major interest in shares

5 Jul 2012 | Share Holdings

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached: Vitesse Media Plc (02607995)

2 Reason for the notification: An acquisition or disposal of voting rights

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation: Mr David John Smith

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached: 2 July 2012

6. Date on which issuer notified: 4 July 2012

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached: Above 3%

8. Notified details:

  • Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments
  • Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
  • Number of voting rights: 7,368,421
  • Percentage of voting rights: 19.4%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: N/A

10. Name of the proxy holder: N/A

11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold: N/A

12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights: N/A

13. Additional information: N/A

14. Contact name: David Smith

15. Contact telephone number: 07736 697 936

About Vitesse Media plc

Vitesse Media plc is a leading B2B media business specialising in events, digital activities, data and research for the technology, SME business and high-net-worth investment industries. Its flagship titles include SmallBusiness.co.uk, Growth Company Investor, Information Age, GrowthBusiness.co.uk and What Investment.

Vitesse Media is also responsible for a growing portfolio of high-profile events, including The Quoted Company Awards and Women in IT Awards. Vitesse Media is focused on developing innovative products and services while evaluating further business opportunities in the fragmented B2B media space. Vitesse Media is quoted on AIM.

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