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

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

UK Regulatory Announcement

LONDON

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES
                                                     
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying
issuer                                                 RSA Insurance Group Plc
of existing shares to which voting rights are
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                                   03 June 2013
which the threshold is crossed or
reached:
6. Date on which issuer notified:         04 June 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
             110,435,013
Ordinary
27.5p                                           Below 3%

             (As on 20/05/2013)

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 (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 3,655,249,621
                                    John Mills
14. Contact name:
                                    Deputy Group Company Secretary
15. Contact telephone               0207 111 7000
number:

Contact:

RSA Insurance Group Plc