Oct 4 Bookrunner
* Hastings Investco, Neil Utley, Utley Family Charitable Trust, Richard Brewster to sell about 45 million shares in Hastings - bookrunner
* Placing shares represent approximately 6.8 pct of the company's issued share capital - bookrunner
* Final number of placing shares to be placed and placing price will be agreed at close of the bookbuild process- bookrunner
* Goldman Sachs, Barclays Bank and Credit Suisse Securities are acting as joint bookrunners on placing - bookrunner Further company coverage:
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