TATE: Tate & Lyle PLC: Holding(s) in Company

  TATE: Tate & Lyle PLC: Holding(s) in Company

UK Regulatory Announcement

LONDON

TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of        
existing shares to which voting rights are attached:     
                                                             TATE & LYLE PLC
2. Reason for notification (yes/no)
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                             X
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may
result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting       
rights are attached
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic          
effect to qualifying financial instruments
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                         
Other (please specify):______________                                    
3. Full name of person(s) subject to             Invesco Limited
notification obligation:
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if                
different from 3):
5. Date of transaction (and date on
which the threshold is crossed or                 02 October 2012
reached if different):
6. Date on which issuer notified:                 03 October 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or            9%, 5%, 4%
reached:

8: Notified Details
A: Voting rights attached to shares
              Situation previous to     Resulting situation after the triggering
             the triggering           transaction
Class/type    transaction
of shares                               Number
                                       of      Number of voting     Percentage of
If possible   Number of    Number of    shares   rights                voting rights
use ISIN      shares       voting
code                       rights       
                                                 Direct  Indirect     Direct  Indirect
                                        Direct
Ordinary
25p Shares    45,041,072   45,041,072                   23,111,061           4.95%

GB008754136

B: Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of     Expiration Exercise/  No. of voting rights that may be  Percentage
financial   date       conversion acquired (if the instrument       of voting
instrument             period     exercised/converted)              rights

C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
                                                  No. of
Type of      Exercise   Expiration   Exercise/    voting       Percentage of
financial   price     date        conversion  rights      voting rights
instrument                           period       instrument
                                                  refers to
                                                               Nominal  Delta
                                                                   

Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights  Percentage of voting rights
23,111,061                4.95%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and /or
the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:



Invesco Asset Management Ltd – 5,904,228

Invesco Fund Managers Ltd – 14,801,232

Invesco Kapitalanlagegesellschaft mbH – 107,470

Invesco Austria Limited & Invesco Asset Management GmbH – 39,092

Invesco Asset Management GmbH – 105,389

Invesco Asset Management GmbH & Invesco GT Management S.A – 2,077,755

Invesco Asset Management Japan Limited – 44,872

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC – 9,537

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management Ireland – 21,486

Proxy Voting:
10. Name of proxy holder:                                        
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:     
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights: 

13. Additional information:    
14. Contact name:               Sam Edwards
15. Contact telephone number:   01491 416381
                                Lucie Gilbert

Listed Company Contact name:    Company Secretary

                                020 7257 2100

Contact:

Tate & Lyle PLC