REG-Ashmore Group Plc Holding(s) in Company

Released : 29/09/2008

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RNS Number : 5880E  
  
Ashmore Group PLC  
  
29 September 2008  
  
Ashmore Group plc  
  
29 September 2008  
  
 
  TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares  
  
  
 
                                                                                                  Ashmore Group plc               
  1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights                                    
  are attached:                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
  2. Reason for notification (yes/no)                                                                                             
                                                                                                                       No         
  An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                                                                     
                                                                                                                       No         
  An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to             
  which voting rights are attached                                                                                                
                                                                                                                       Yes        
  An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                                                                                
                                                                                                                       No         
  Other (please specify):______________                                                                                           
                                                                   Julian Green                                                   
  3. Full name of person(s) subject to notification obligation:                                                                   
                                                                   N/A                                                            
  4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):                                                                           
                                                                   26 September 2008                                              
  5. Date of transaction (and date on which the threshold is                                                                      
  crossed or reached if different):                                                                                               
                                                                   26 September 2008                                              
  6. Date on which issuer notified:                                                                                               
                                                                   3%                                                             
  7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:                                                                                 
  
  
 
  8: Notified Details                                                                                                                                              
  A: Voting rights attached to shares                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                                   
  Class/type of shares         Situation previous to the triggering transaction      Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                          
  If possible use ISIN code                                                                                                                                        
                               Number of shares           Number of voting rights    Number of shares   Number of voting rights     Percentage of voting rights    
                                                                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                        Direct        Indirect      Direct          Indirect       
  GB00B132NW22                 26,775,000                 26,775,000                 26,775,000                       26,775,000                    3.777%         
  
  
 
  B: Financial Instruments                                                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  Type of financial instrument   Expiration date   Exercise/ conversion period/date   No. of voting rights that may be acquired (if the instrument   Percentage of voting rights  
                                                                                      exercised/converted)                                                                        
  N/A                                                                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  
  
 
  Total (A+B)                                            
                                                         
  Number of voting rights   Percentage of voting rights  
  26,775,000                3.777%                       
  
  
 
  9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the  
  voting rights and /or the financial instruments are    
  effectively held, if applicable:                       
  N/A                                                    
  
  
 
  Proxy Voting:                                                       
                                                                      
  10. Name of proxy holder:                                  N/A      
                                                                      
  11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to     N/A      
  hold:                                                               
                                                                      
  12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting   N/A      
  rights:                                                             
                                                                      
  
  
 
  13. Additional information:                    
                                                 
  14 Contact name:               Michael Perman  
                                                 
  15. Contact telephone name:    0203 077 6000   
                                                 
  
  
 
  TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares  
  
  
 
                                                                                                  Ashmore Group plc               
  1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights                                    
  are attached:                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
  2. Reason for notification (yes/no)                                                                                             
                                                                                                                       Yes        
  An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                                                                     
                                                                                                                       No         
  An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to             
  which voting rights are attached                                                                                                
                                                                                                                       No         
  An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                                                                                
                                                                                                                       No         
  Other (please specify):______________                                                                                           
                                                                   Julian Green                                                   
  3. Full name of person(s) subject to notification obligation:                                                                   
                                                                   N/A                                                            
  4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):                                                                           
                                                                   26 September 2008                                              
  5. Date of transaction (and date on which the threshold is                                                                      
  crossed or reached if different):                                                                                               
                                                                   26 September 2008                                              
  6. Date on which issuer notified:                                                                                               
                                                                   3%                                                             
  7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:                                                                                 
  
  
 
  8: Notified Details                                                                                                                                                            
  A: Voting rights attached to shares                                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                                                 
  Class/type of shares         Situation previous to the triggering transaction      Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                                        
  If possible use ISIN code                                                                                                                                                      
                               Number of shares           Number of voting rights    Number of shares   Number of voting rights     Percentage of voting rights        
                                                                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                        Direct        Indirect      Direct                  Indirect   
  GB00B132NW22                 26,775,000                 26,775,000                                                                            Less than 3%                     
  
  
 
  B: Financial Instruments                                                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  Type of financial instrument   Expiration date   Exercise/ conversion period/date   No. of voting rights that may be acquired (if the instrument   Percentage of voting rights  
                                                                                      exercised/converted)                                                                        
  N/A                                                                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                                                                  
  
  
 
  Total (A+B)                                            
                                                         
  Number of voting rights   Percentage of voting rights  
                            Less than 3%                 
  
  
 
  9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the  
  voting rights and /or the financial instruments are    
  effectively held, if applicable:                       
  N/A                                                    
  
  
 
  Proxy Voting:                                                       
                                                                      
  10. Name of proxy holder:                                  N/A      
                                                                      
  11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to     N/A      
  hold:                                                               
                                                                      
  12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting   N/A      
  rights:                                                             
                                                                      
  
  
 
  13. Additional information:    On 26 September 2008, Julian Green transferred his entire    
                                 shareholding in the Company to Julian Green and Susan Helen  
                                 Green (together, the "Trustees") as trustees of the Julian   
                                 Green 2008 Settlement, of which Julian Green is sole         
                                 beneficiary and co-trustee. Subsequently, Julian Green and   
                                 Susan Helen Green, as Trustees, disposed of part of that     
                                 shareholding and Julian Green's associated indirect voting   
                                 rights.                                                      
                                 This notification relates to the subsequent disposal of part 
                                 of that shareholding and Julian Green's associated indirect  
                                 voting rights by the Trustees.                               
  14 Contact name:               Michael Perman                                               
                                                                                              
  15. Contact telephone name:    0203 077 6000                                                
                                                                                              
  
  
 
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