Anglo American PLC AAL Total Voting Rights

  Anglo American PLC (AAL) - Total Voting Rights

RNS Number : 1475Q
Anglo American PLC
01 November 2012

                      Anglo American plc (the "Company")

        Registered office: 20 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AN

                          Registered number: 3564138

                             Total voting rights

In accordance with the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules, the Company
announces that, at 6pm on 31 October 2012:

· it had 1,405,459,753 issued ordinary shares of US$0.54945 each admitted
to trading. Each ordinary share carries the right to one vote in relation to
all circumstances at general meetings of the Company;

· it held 14,652,544 ordinary shares in treasury. The voting rights of
treasury shares are automatically suspended;

· accordingly, it had total voting rights of 1,390,807,209.Of these
112,300,129 shares are held by Epoch Investment Holdings Limited, Epoch Two
Investment Holdings Limited and Tarl Investment Holdings Limited, the
independent companies which purchased shares as part of the Company's share
buy back programme. These independent companies have waived their right to
vote all the shares they hold or will hold in the Company.

The total voting rights figure (1,390,807,209) may be used by shareholders
(and others with notification obligations) as the denominator for the
calculations by which they will determine whether they are required to notify
their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the
FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Andy Hodges

Deputy Secretary

Anglo American plc

1 November 2012

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