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Transparency Notification FMR LLC


Notification referring to situation on 27 January 2022


Threshold crossed: 5%


Latest holding: 4.98%


Brussels (Belgium), 2 February 2022 – 20:00 (CET) – regulated information


1.Summary of the notification


Pursuant to Article 14 of the law of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of large shareholdings, UCB SA/NV announces that it has received a transparency notification from FMR LLC. (having its registered office at 245 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02210, U.S.A.), on 31 January 2022.


FMR LLC., has notified that, following a disposal of UCB shares with voting rights by its affiliates, its shareholding in UCB SA has decreased and it has crossed downwards the 5% threshold, on 27 January 2022.


On 27 January 2022, FMR LLC. (taking into account the holding of its affiliates) owned 9 690 661 UCB shares with voting rights, representing 4.98% of the total number of shares issued by the company (194 505 658), versus 5% (9 728 407 UCB shares) in the previous notification.


2.Content of the notification


Reason for the notification: Acquisition or disposal of voting securities or voting rights.


Notification by: A parent undertaking or a controlling person.


Persons subject to the notification requirement:





Name




Address (for legal entities)






FMR LLC




245 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02210





Date on which the threshold is crossed: 27 January 2022.


Threshold crossed (in %): 5%.


Denominator: 194 505 658.


Notified details:
















































































































































































































































































































































































































































































A) Voting rights



Previous notification



 



 



 



 



 



After the transaction



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



# of voting rights



 



 



# of voting rights



 



% of voting rights



Holders of voting rights



 



 



Linked to securities



 



Not linked to the



Linked to securities



 



Not linked to the



 



 



 



securities



 



 



securities



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



FMR LLC



0



 



0



 



 



 



 



0,00%



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



FIAM LLC



907.044



 



892.393



 



 



 



 



0,46%



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



Fidelity Institutional Asset Management



326.340



 



357.515



 



 



 



 



0,18%



 



 



 



Trust Company



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



Fidelity Management & Research



7.719.146



 



6.677.846



 



 



 



 



3,43%



 



 



 



Company LLC



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



Fidelity Management Trust Company



0



 



577.368



 



 



 



 



0,30%



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



FMR Investment Management (UK)



657.499



 



1.050.992



 



 



 



 



0,54%



 



 



 



Limited



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



Strategic Advisers LLC



118.378



 



134.547



 



 



 



 



0,07%



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



Subtotal



9.728.407



 



9.690.661



 



 



 



 



4,98%



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



TOTAL



 



9.690.661



 



 



0



 



4,98%



 



0,00%



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



B) Equivalent financial instruments



 



 



 



After the transaction



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



# of voting rights



 



 



 



 



Holders of equivalent



 



 



 



 



Exercise period or



that may be



 



 



 



 



 



Type of financial instrument



Expiration date



acquired if the



% of voting rights



 



Settlement



financial instruments



 



 



 



 



date



 



instrument is



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



exercised



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 







TOTAL (A & B)


CALCULATE




#of voting rights % of voting rights


9.690.661 4,98%