Melrose PLC MRO Holding(s) in Company

  Melrose PLC (MRO) - Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 8662R
Melrose PLC
23 November 2012




Financial Services Authority



TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES^i
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which voting rights are
attached:                                                   Melrose Plc


2. Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                            Yes


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):


                                          Legal & General Group Plc (Group)
3. Full name of person(s) subject to
the                                                       
notification obligation:
                                        Legal & General Investment Management
                                                    Limited (LGIM)
                                                          

4. Full name of shareholder(s)             Legal & General Group Plc (L&G)
(if different from 3.):
                                                          

                                                          


5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or                  09 November 2012
reached:


6. Date on which issuer notified:                  22 November 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or             Group (Above 5%)
reached:
                                                          

                                                   LGIM (Above 5%)



8. Notified details:


A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type    Situation previous     Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
of             to the triggering
shares            transaction

if            Number       Number                    Number of voting      % of voting
possible        of           of                            rights              rights
using         Shares       Voting       Number
the ISIN                   Rights      of shares
CODE                                                 Direct     Indirect   Direct Indirect
                   Below 5%
Ordinary
GBP  0.002                           64,010,013  51,077,084 12,932,929 4.03%   1.02%

              (As of 01/10/2012)
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
                                                       Number of voting 
                                                          rights that may
Type of financial Expiration     Exercise/                be               % of voting
instrument        date           Conversion Period        acquired if the  rights
                                                          instrument is
                                                          exercised/
                                                          converted.
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
                                                                 

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

                                                  
                                                                       Nominal    Delta

                                                   
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights                            Percentage of voting rights
                   64,010,013                                      5.05%



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


Legal & General Group Plc (Direct and Indirect) (Group) (
64,010,013 -5.05% = Total Position)
Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings) Limited (LGIMH)
(Direct and Indirect) ( 64,010,013 -5.05% = Total Position)
Legal & General Investment Management Limited (Indirect) (LGIM)
( 64,010,013 -5.05% = Total Position)
 Legal & General Group Plc (Direct) (L&G) ( 51,077,084 -4.03% = LGAS, LGPL &
                                     PMC)
Legal & General Investment Management     Legal & General Insurance Holdings
(Holdings) Limited (Direct) (LGIMHD)      Limited (Direct) (LGIH)
(PMC)
Legal & General Assurance (Pensions       Legal & General Assurance Society
Management) Limited (PMC) (PMC)         Limited (LGAS & LGPL) 
                                          Legal & General Pensions Limited
                                          (Direct) (LGPL)
Proxy Voting:
10. Name of the proxy holder:                                     N/A
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease               N/A
to hold:
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold                 N/A
voting rights:
13. Additional information:      Notification using the total voting rights
                                          figure of 1,266,627,036

                               Disclosure due to additional trading outside of
                                     the current new issue taking place.
14. Contact name:                           Angela Hayter (LGIM)
15. Contact telephone number:                   020 3124 3851



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