Notification of Major Shareholding

Fri Jun 3, 2011 7:50am EDT

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3 June 2011











The company was notified on 2 June 2011 by Prudential plc that, through a chain of controlled undertakings, directly and indirectly, it holds voting rights in the company through 72,272,460 ordinary shares, amounting to 5.12% of the company's total voting rights.




Peter David
Company Secretary                       








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