RNS Number : 5204G
02 February 2010

SOCO International plc ("SOCO" or "the Company")

Subsequent to the Company's announcement of its Total Voting Rights on 1 February 2010, the Company was notified by Banca Akros S.p.A on 1 February 2010 that Banca Akros S.p.A holds less than 3% of the total voting rights in the Company.


Pharos Energy plc is aware of attempts to impersonate the company under its previous name, SOCO International plc, on social media. Pharos does not have a Facebook page.