Geneva, 1 May 2019: In accordance with Rule 5.6.1R of the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Rules and Transparency Rules (the "DTRs"), Wizz Air Holdings Plc (the "Company" and, together with its subsidiaries, the "Group") notifies that as at 1 May 2019:
- it has two classes of shares in issue, being ordinary shares of £0.0001 each ("Ordinary Shares") and convertible shares of £0.0001 each ("Convertible Shares");
- the total number of Ordinary Shares in issue is 72,787,170;
- the total number of Convertible Shares in issue is 29,830,503; and
- there are no shares held in treasury.
Each Ordinary Share carries one voting right per Ordinary Share. The Convertible Shares do not carry voting rights, save in very limited circumstances.
The total voting rights figure of 72,787,170 may be used by shareholders (and others with notification obligations) as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine whether they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the DTRs.
The total figure of 127,169,442 may be used by shareholders for the Company's theoretical fully diluted share capital, as at 1 May 2019, such total figure comprising72,787,170 issued Ordinary Shares, 29,830,503 Convertible Shares, 24,246,715 new Ordinary Shares which would have been issued if the full principal of outstanding convertible notes, had been fully converted on 1 May 2019 (excluding any Ordinary Shares that would be issued in respect of accrued but unpaid interest on that date) and 305,054 new Ordinary Shares which may be issued upon exercise of vested but unexercised employee share options.
ABOUT WIZZ AIR
Wizz Air is the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, operates a fleet of 112 Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft, and offers more than 650 routes from 25 bases, connecting 146 destinations across 44 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of more than 4,500 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of over 34 million passengers in the past 12 months. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ and is included in the FTSE 250 and FTSE All-Share Indices. Wizz Air is registered under the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), the global benchmark in airline safety recognition. The company recently received the highest 7-star safety rating by airlineratings.com, the world's only safety and product rating agency, and was recently named 2017 - European Airline of the Year by Aviation 100, a renowned annual publication that recognizes the year's most outstanding performers in the aerospace industry.
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For more information:
Evelin Horvath, Wizz Air
+41 22 555 9863
Tamara Vallois, Wizz Air:
+36 1 777 9324
Edward Bridges / Jonathan Neilan, FTI Consulting LLP:
+44 20 3727 1017
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