RNS Number: 6340E

01 June 2012


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




The following notification is made in accordance with the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.


As at the close of business on 31 May 2012, SOCO's capital consisted of 340,954,315 ordinary shares of £0.05 each with voting rights. SOCO currently holds 7,958,936 shares in Treasury. Therefore, the total number of voting rights in SOCO is 332,995,379.


The above figure (332,995,379) may be used by shareholders as a denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, SOCO International plc under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.




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.