DGAP-PVR: Dialog Semiconductor Plc.: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

| Source: EQS Group AG
Dialog Semiconductor Plc. 

15.04.2014 09:25

Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by
DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

On 11 April 2014 a form TR-1 has been received by the Company from Waddell
and Reed Financial Inc., Kansas City, United States.


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to
which voting rights are attached:
Dialog Semiconductor Plc

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

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation: 
Waddell and Reed Financial Inc.

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):
Waddell and Reed Investment Management Company and Ivy Investment
Management Company

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or
reached if different:
2 April 2014

6. Date on which the issuer notified: 
11 April 2014

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached: 
Above 6%

8. Notified details: 

A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class / type of shares:

Situation previous to the triggering transaction
Number of shares: 3,930,306
Number of voting rights: 3,930,306

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Number of shares: 4,393,821
Number of voting rights direct: 4,393,821
Number of voting rights indirect: 
% of voting rights direct: 6.18%
% of voting rights indirect: 

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments:

C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying
Financial Instruments


Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights: 4,393,821
Percentage of voting rights: 6.18%

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

Waddell & Reed Financial Inc (ultimate parent of advisers) 4,393,821

Waddell & Reed Investment Management Company 2,013,900
Ivy Investment Management Company 2,379,921

10. to 12. Proxy Voting: 

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Language:     English
Company:      Dialog Semiconductor Plc.
              Tower Bridge House, St. Katharine's Way
              E1W 1AA London
              United Kingdom
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