LMS CAPITAL PLC: Holding(s) in Company

For filings with the FSA include the annex                                       


        
                                                                                


    
For filings with issuer exclude the annex                                        
                                                                             
            
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi                                  
     
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer           LMS Capital Plc     
of existing shares to which voting rights are                                    
    
attached:ii                                                                      


        
                                                                                


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


        
                                                                                


    
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                      


        
                                                                                


    
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):                 Tender offer and issued share capital 
decrease X 
                                                                             
    
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the                     Schroders plc       
    
notification obligation:iii                                                      


        
                                                                                


    
4. Full name of shareholder(s)                                                   
    
 (if different from 3.):iv                                                       


        
                                                                                


    
5. Date of the transaction and date on                                           
    
which the threshold is crossed or                              06/12/2012        
    
reached: v                                                                       


        
                                                                                


    
6. Date on which issuer notified:                              10/12/2012        


        
                                                                                


    
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                         11% - 10%         
    
reached: vi, vii                                                                 


        


8. Notified details:                                                            
        
                                                                                


    
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix                                     


        
                                                                                


    
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 rights
using            of         of         of shares  rights             x           
    
the ISIN CODE    Shares     Voting                                               
     
                        Rights     Direct     Direct  Indirect   Direct   
Indirect   


                                                  xi      xii                   
        
                                                                                
        
    Ordinary                                                                    
        
                                                                                


    
  GB00B12MHD28   43,732,009 31,645,291 29,852,916    N/A  24,847,810    N/A    
10.983% 
                                                                             


        


B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                                             
        
                                                                                


    
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


        
                                                                                


    
Type of financial  Expiration Exercise/              Number of voting       % 
of voting 
instrument         date xiii  Conversion Period xiv  rights that may be     
rights       


                                                     acquired if the            
        
                                                     instrument is              
        
                                                     exercised/ converted.      
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
    C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial   


    
Instruments xv, xvi                                                              


        
                                                                                


    
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


        
                                                                                


    
Type of    Exercise Expiration   Exercise/     Number of voting rights   % of 
voting    
financial  price    date xvii    Conversion    instrument refers to      rights 
xix, xx 
instrument                       period xviii                                    


        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        


                                                                     
Nominal   Delta 


                                                                                
        


                             
Total (A+B+C)                                                                    


        
                                                                                


    
Number of voting rights                  Percentage of voting rights             


        
                                                                                


    
24,847,810                               10.983%                                 
     
9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the   
    
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi                   


        
                                                                                


    
Schroder Investment Management Limited                  23,663,711     10.459%   


                     
                                                                                


    
Schroder Investment Management North America Limited     1,184,099      0.524%   


        
                                                                                
                                                                                


    
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:                                                                   
     
            The shares referred to in section 9 are held in portfolios 
managed by   
13. Additional  those firms on a discretionary basis for clients under 
investment       
information:    management agreements.                                           


        
                                                                                


    
14. Contact                                                                      


             
       name:                              Liz Friedman                          
    
                                                                                


    
15. Contact                                                                      
    
telephone                                                                        
    
number:                                   020 7658 6000                          


     
                                                                                
        
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