Babcock Intnl Group BAB Holding(s) in Company

  Babcock Intnl Group (BAB) - Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 4340R
Babcock International Group PLC
19 November 2012




TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES



1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer 
of existing shares to which voting rights are
attached:                                          Babcock International Group
                                                   PLC



2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):


An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                 x


An acquisition or disposal of qualifying 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 the                       
notification obligation:
                                                  The Capital Group Companies,
                                                             Inc.
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 
3.):
                                                         See Schedule A

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the  
threshold is crossed or reached:
                                                        15 November 2012

6. Date on which issuer notified:                 

                                                       16 November 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:   

                                                              3%



8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares


Class/type of Situation previous  Resulting situation after the triggering
shares        to the triggering   transaction
              transaction
if possible   Number    Number    Number            Number of voting  % of voting
using         of        of        of shares         rights            rights
the ISIN CODE Shares    Voting
                        Rights    Direct Indirect   Direct Indirect   Direct Indirect
Ordinary                                                               
Shares
(ISIN:       8,486,192 8,486,192        12,101,192       12,101,192        3.3589%
GB0009697037)



B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction


Type of financial Expiration Exercise/  Number of voting      % of voting
instrument        date       Conversion rights that may be    rights
                             Period     acquired if the
                                        instrument is
                                        exercised/ converted.

                                        



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
                                                               Nominal  Delta

                                                                          



Total (A+B+C)


Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
      12,101,192                  3.3589%





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


See Schedule A



Eunice Payne

Company Secretarial Department

19 November 2012

SCHEDULE A





As of 15 November 2012



BABCOCK INTERNATIONAL GROUP PLC



                                       Number of Shares Percent of Oustanding

The Capital Group Companies, Inc.
("CCF") holdings









Holdings by CG Management Companies and
Funds:
· Capital Research and Management  12,101,192       3.359%
Company

















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