BUMI 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 of existing shares to which  


                  Bumi plc
voting rights are attached:ii                                                    


                              
                                                                                
                              
    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:iii          
Nathaniel Philip Victor James    


                                                                                
       Rothschild             
                                                                                


                          
4. Full name of shareholder(s)  (if different from 3.):iv                    
Forest Nominees Limited a/c GC1   


                                                                                
                              


                                                                            
 Chase Nominees Limited        
                                                                             
                          
5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or         
 9.1.2013 (12%)           
reached: v                                                                       


                              
                                                                                
     11.1.2013 (13%)          
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
     14.1.2014 (14%)          
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                


                          
6. Date on which issuer notified:                                                


        14.1.2013             
                                                                                


                          
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached: vi, vii                       
12% holding of voting rights.    


                                                                                
                              


                                                                          
13% holding of voting rights.    


                                                                                
                              


                                                                          
14% holding of voting rights.    


                                                                                
                              


8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix 
Class/type of                       Situation previous                 
Resulting situation after              
shares                               to the triggering                       
the triggering                    
                                    transaction                           
transaction                      
                                                                             
                          
if possible using                               Number                        
Number            % of voting   
the ISIN CODE                       Number        of        Number              
of                rights x     
                                  of        Voting        of              
voting                           
                                Shares      Rights      shares            
rights                           


                                                                                
                              


                                                        Direct   Direct xi  
Indirect xii  Direct Indirect  


                                                                                
                              
                                                                                


                          
Ordinary 1p shares ISINGB00B5BL                                                  
                           
                              21,524,918  21,524,918  7,760,395  7,760,395  
18,954,189    4.299  10.5     
XT62                                                                             


                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
    B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                                             
                              
                                                                                


                          
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


                              
                                                                                
                              


Type of         Expiration                 Exercise/              Number of 
voting           % of voting      
financial         date xiii           Conversion Period xiv       rights that 
may be            rights         
instrument                                                          acquired if 
the                             
                                                                 instrument 
is                              
                                                             exercised/ 
converted.                          
                                                                             
                           
Founder    As described in the     Any time in four years from  As described in 
the     As described in the    
Securities prospectus dated 28     completion of the Bumi       prospectus 
dated 28     prospectus dated 28     


           June 2011               acquisition                  June 2011       
        June 2011              
                                                                                
                               
    C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial   


                          
Instruments xv, xvi                                                              


                              
                                                                                


                          
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


                              
                                                                                
                              


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


                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
            Nominal    Delta  
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
    Total (A+B+C)                                                                   
                              
                                                                                
                              


              Number of voting rights                               Percentage 
of voting rights               
                                                                             
                          
  Number of voting rights 26,714,584 plus contingent     Percentage of voting 
rights 14.799 plus contingent    
        right under Founder Securities                         right under 
Founder Securities              


                                                                                
                              
    9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the  


                          
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi                   


                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
    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:                                                     
                              
                                                                                
            N/A               
                                                                                


                          
14. Contact name:                                                                


        David Larkin          
                                                                                


                          
15. Contact telephone number:                                                    


        01481 729466          
                                                                                
                              
    Note: Annex should only be submitted to the FSA not the issuer                  
                              
                                                                                


                          
Annex: Notification of major interests in sharesxxii                             


                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                               

A: Identity of the persons or legal entity subject to the notification
obligation

Full name                                        Nathaniel Rothschild           


                          
(including legal form of legal entities)                                         


                              
                                                                                


                          
Contact address                                  Trafalgar Court, Admiral Park, 
St Peter Port, Guernsey GY1   
(registered office for legal entities)           3EL                             


                              
                                                                                


                          
Phone number & email                             01481729466                     


                              
                                                                                


                          
Other useful information                                                         
                          
(at least legal representative for legal                                         
                          
persons)                                                                         


                              
                                                                                
                              
    B: Identity of the notifier, if applicable

Full name                                                               David 
Larkin                          
                                                                                


                          
Contact address                                                         
Trafalgar Court, Admiral Park, St      
                                                                    Peter 
Port, Guernsey GY1 3EL           


                                                                                
                              


                                                                    
01481729466                           
Phone number & email                                                             
                           
                                                                    
David.larkin@artemisci.com             
                                                                             
                          
Other useful information(e.g. functional relationship with the person            
                          
or legal entity subject to the notification obligation)                          


                              
                                                                                
                              
    C: Additional information                                                       
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
                                                                                
                              
    For notes on how to complete form TR-1 please see the FSA website.



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