PMR: Panmure Gordon & Co.Plc: Holding(s) in Company

  PMR: Panmure Gordon & Co.Plc: Holding(s) in Company

UK Regulatory Announcement

LONDON

                           Panmure Gordon & Co. plc

                               (“the Company”)

                              Purchase of shares

The Company has been notified that the Panmure Gordon & Co. plc No. 2 Employee
Benefit Trust (“the EBT”) has today purchased 20,000 ordinary shares at a
price of £1.385. These shares are to be held in the EBT and are intended to be
used to satisfy share awards made under the Company’s Performance Share Plan
or other future plans. The EBT is a discretionary trust for the benefit of
employees including the executive directors of the Company.

Praxis Trustees Limited, as Trustees of the EBT, also holds 1,352,343 ordinary
shares in the Company, 582,164 of which are the subject of share options
granted to employees under the Company’s 2005 Employee Share Option Plan. The
EBT’s total holding is now therefore 1,372,343 shares, representing 8.88% of
the Company’s issued share capital.

Enquiries:

Sarah Wigley, Company Secretary 020 7886 2500

Philip Secrett/Jen Clarke/Salman Khawaja

Grant Thornton Corporate Finance (Nominated Adviser) 020 7383 5100

Contact:

Panmure Gordon & Co.Plc