Vp PLC : Vp PLC : Holding(s) in Company

                   Vp PLC : Vp 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 SHARES^i
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which voting rights are                           Vp plc
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
                         Acquisition of voting rights as a result of the
Other (please specify):  acquisition by Schroders plc of Cazenove Capital Yes
                         Holdings Limited
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                                  2 July 2013
reached:^v
6. Date on which issuer notified:                                  3 July 2013
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                                Above 5%
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
using          of           of          of shares rights           rights ^x
the ISIN CODE  Shares       Voting       Direct   Direct Indirect   Direct  Indirect
                            Rights                 ^xi     ^xii
Ordinary
shares              0            0      2,318,370  N/A   2,318,370   N/A     5.774%
GB0009286963
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  rights that may be rights
                                   ^xiv               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    % of voting
financial       price       date ^xvii Conversion rights instrument   rights ^xix,
instrument                             period     refers to           xx
                                       ^xviii
                                                                      Nominal Delta
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights                      Percentage of voting rights
2,318,370                                    5.774%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: ^xxi
Cazenove Capital Management Limited   1,996,870  4.973%
Schroder Investment Management Limited   321,500  0.801%
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                 The shares referred to in section 9 are held in
information:              portfolios managed by those firms on a discretionary
                                 basis for clients under investment management
                                                                   agreements.
14. Contact name:                                              Shaheen Hussain
15. Contact telephone                                         +44 207 658 6000
number:

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