Premier Foods plc PFD Holding(s) in Company

  Premier Foods plc (PFD) - Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 0386R
Premier Foods plc
13 November 2012








TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares



1: Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of      Premier Foods PLC
existing shares to which voting rights are attached:
                                                             GB00B7N0K053



2: Reason for notification (yes/no)
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                yes
An acquisition or disposal of qualifying Premier Foods PLC financial
instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued   no
to which voting rights are attached
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to  no
qualifying financial instruments
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                           no
Other (please specify):                                                   no



3. Full name of person(s) subject to the
notification                     Standard Life Investments
                                                     Ltd
 obligation:
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from    Vidacos Nominees
3.):
5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the
threshold                                           12 November 2012

 is crossed or reached):
6. Date on which issuer notified:                    13 November 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:      6%





8: Notified Details
A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type of share If possible use ISIN code GB00B7N0K053

  Situation previous to the triggering transaction
Number of shares                               Number of voting rights
14,395,884                                     14,395,884

  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Number of shares              Number of voting rights     Percentage of
                                                          voting rights
                                 Direct        Indirect  Direct Indirect
        14,379,551              9,656,041      4,723,510 4.027%  1.970%



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



C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments
  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction


Type of       Exercise   Expiration   Exercise/   Number of    % of voting
financial     price      date         Conversion  voting       rights
instrument                            period      rights
                                                  instrument   
                                                  refers to
     N/A         N/A         N/A          N/A         N/A      Nominal  Delta
                                                                 N/A     N/A



Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
14,379,551             5.996%









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 the 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:   

                             None
14. Contact name:             Andrew McDonald, General Counsel & Company
                              Secretary

15. Contact telephone number:
                              01727 815 850




































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