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Notification of major interest in shares

Posted:
28/9/2010

RNS Number: 4420T
IG Group Holdings plc 
28 September 2010

Notification of major interest in shares

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to
which voting rights are attached:

IG GROUP HOLDINGS

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 financial instruments which may result in the
acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached

 

An event changing the breakdown of voting rights

 

Other (please specify): ___________

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:

Ignis Investment Services Limited    

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):

    

5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold
is crossed or reached if different):

23/09/2010

6. Date on which issuer notified:

24/09/2010

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:

3%

8. Notified details:

Nominee holdings

 

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares 
if possible using
the ISIN CODE

Situation previous to the Triggering transaction

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Number of Shares

Number of Voting
Rights

Number of shares

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights

Direct

Direct

Indirect

Direct

Indirect

B06QFB7

    

 

 

 

11,851,906

 

3.28%

 

B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial instrument

Expiration date

Exercise/ Conversion  Period/ Date

Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/ converted.

% of voting rights

 

    

    

 

 

 

 

Total (A+B)

Number of voting rights

% of voting rights

11,851,906.00

3.28%

 

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:

Pearl Group Limited
Impala Holdings Limited
Pearl Group Holdings (No.1) Ltd
Ignis Asset Management Ltd 
Ignis Investment Services Ltd (indirect)

Vidacos Nominees Ltd          (8,953,621.00  2.48%) 
State Street Nominees           (1,930,105.00  0.53%) 
BNY (OCS) Nominees Ltd  (968,180.00     0.27%)

 

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:

Percentage calculation based on
Issued Share Capital of 361,552,142

14. Contact name:

Guy Abbi, Company Secretary, 
IG Group Holdings plc

15. Contact telephone number:

020 7896 0011