Press release Biocartis Group NV: Disclosure of transparency notification (Article 14, first paragraph, of the Act of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of major shareholdings)



Disclosure of transparency notification

(Article 14, first paragraph, of the Act of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of major shareholdings)

1. Summary of notice

BIOCARTIS GROUP NV received a transparency notification on January 5, 2024, showing that JPMorgan Chase & Co., with registered office at c/o CT Corporation, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, DE19801, USA, following the acquisition of shares on January 3, 2024, exceeds the participation threshold of 5%.

2. Contents of the notification

The notification dated 5 January 2024 contains the following information:

  • Reason for the notification: Acquisition or disposal of voting securities or voting rights.
  • Notification by: a parent undertaking or a controlling person.
  • Person(s) required to notify : JPMorgan Chase & Co., with registered office at c/o CT Corporation, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, DE19801, USA.
  • Date on which the threshold is crossed: 03-01-2024
  • Threshold exceeded (in %): 5%
  • Denominator: 93,915,910
  • Notification details:

A) Voting rights attached to voting securities
Holders of voting rights

Previous noticeAfter the transaction
Number of voting rights

Number of voting rights% voting rights
Related to securitiesRegardless of the effectsRelated to securitiesRegardless of the effects
JPMorgen Chase & Co.0000%0%
JP Morgan Securities PLC04,837,10605.15%0%
JP Morgan Securities LLC05,00000.01%0%
TOTAL 4,842,10605.16%0%

B) Similar financial instrumentsAfter the transaction
Holders of equivalent financial instrumentsType of financial instrumentExpiration dateExercise period or date# voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised% of voting rightsSettlement
JP Morgan Securities PLCEquity SWAP 04/03/2024 – 04/02/202484,9270.09%cash
JP Morgan Securities LLCRight to take back lent shares  15,7120.02%physically
 TOTAL (A & B# voting rights% of voting rights 

  • chain of controlled undertakings through which the holding is effectively held:

JPMorgan Chase & Co.
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association (100%)
JP Morgan International Finance Limited (100%)
JP Morgan Capital Holdings Limited (100%)
JP Morgan Securities plc (100%)

JPMorgan Chase & Co.
JPMorgan Chase Holdings LLC (100%)
JP Morgan Broker-Dealer Holdings Inc. (100%)
JP Morgan Securities LLC (100%)

3. Miscellaneous

This press release can be consulted on the website of BIOCARTIS GROUP NV via this link Press releases | Biocartis Group NV.

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