EP GLOBAL OPPORTUNITIES TRUST PLC: Holding(s) in Company

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                  EP Global 
Opportunities  
attached:                                                             Trust 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):                                                         
        
                                                                                


    
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the                      Legal & General 
Group Plc 
notification obligation:                                                (L&G)    


        
                                                                                


    
4. Full name of shareholder(s)                                           N/A     
    
 (if different from 3.):                                                         


        
                                                                                


    
5. Date of the transaction and date on                                           
    
which the threshold is crossed or                                 30 November 
2012      
reached:                                                                         


        
                                                                                


    
6. Date on which issuer notified:                                 04 December 
2012       
                                 
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                                           
    
reached:                                                           L&G (Below 
3%)        
8. Notified details:                                                             


          
                                                                                


      
A: Voting rights attached to shares                                              


          
                                                                                


      
Class/        Situation previous            Resulting situation after the 
triggering      
type of        to the triggering                           transaction           
      
shares            transaction                                                    


          
                                                                                
          


         Number         Number               Number of voting    % of  
voting rights  
if             of             of                      rights                     
      
possible     Shares         Voting      Number                                   
      
using                       Rights        of                                     
      
the ISIN                                shares   Direct   Indirect   Direct    
Indirect   
CODE                                                                             
       
                                                                             
ORD GBP                                                                          
      
0.01               1,750,300                                    Below 3%         


             
                                                                                
          
              (as on 22/09/2011)                                                
          
                                                                                
          
                                                                                


      
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                                              


          
                                                                                


      
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


          
                                                                                
          
                                                        Number of voting        
          
                                                        rights that may be      


      
Type of       Expiration        Exercise/               acquired if the     % 
of voting   
financial     date              Conversion Period       instrument is       
rights        
instrument                                              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      % of 
voting rights  
financial                 date          Conversion     voting rights             
      
instrument                              period         instrument                


          
                                                       refers to                
          
                                                                                
          


                                                                  Nominal   
 Delta    
Total (A+B+C)                                                                    


          
                                                                                


      
Number of voting rights                   Percentage of voting rights            


        
                                                                                
          
                               Below 3%                                         
     
                                                                                
          

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)                          


        
                                                                                


    
Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings) Limited (LGIMH)                 
    
(Direct and Indirect)                                                            


        
                                                                                


    
Legal & General Investment Management Limited (Indirect) (LGIM)                  


        
                                                                                
        
    Legal & General Group Plc (Direct) (L&G) ( Below 3% = LGAS, LGPL & PMC)     
        
                                                                                


    
Legal & General Investment Management (Holdings)       Legal & General           
    
Limited (Direct) (LGIMHD)                              Insurance Holdings        


        
                                                       Limited (Direct) (LGIH)  
        
                                                                                


    
Legal & General Assurance (Pensions Management)        Legal & General           
    
Limited  (PMC)                                         Assurance Society         


        
                                                       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    


                                                       51,002,725               
         
                                                                                


    
14. Contact name:                                Angela Hayter (LGIM)            


        
                                                                                


    
15. Contact telephone number:                       020 3124 3851                


        
                                                                                
        
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