RSA: RSA Insurance Group Plc: Holding(s) in Company

  RSA: RSA Insurance Group Plc: Holding(s) in Company

UK Regulatory Announcement

LONDON

Financial Services Authority

 TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES
                                                       
  1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying
  issuer                                                 RSA Insurance Group
  of existing shares to which voting rights are          Plc
  attached:
  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 (L&G)
  notification obligation:
  4. Full name of shareholder(s)             N/A
  (if different from 3.):
  5. Date of the transaction and date
  on                                         21 March 2013
  which the threshold is crossed or
  reached:
  6. Date on which issuer notified:          22 March 2013
  7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed
  or                                         L&G (Below 3%)
  reached:

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

if                              Number
possible     Number            of               Number  Number of voting   % of voting rights
using        of                 Voting           of       rights
the ISIN     Shares             Rights           shares
CODE                                                      Direct  Indirect   Direct   Indirect
             136,295,990
Ordinary
27.5p                                           Below 3%

             (As on 08/12/2009)

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
                                                               Number of voting
                                                               rights that may be
Type of financial     Expiration      Exercise/             acquired if the      % of voting
instrument             date             Conversion Period      instrument is         rights
                                                               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 voting       % of voting
financial      price           date        Conversion   rights instrument     rights
instrument                                   period       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) Limited (Direct) (LGIMHD)

Legal & General Insurance Holdings Limited (Direct) (LGIH)



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

Legal & General 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 3,598,296,651
                                    John Mills
14. Contact name:
                                    Deputy Group Company Secretary
15. Contact telephone               0207 111 7000
number:

Contact:

RSA Insurance Group Plc
 
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