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For filings with the FCA include the annex  
For filings with issuer exclude the annex
 
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi
     
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which voting rights are
attached: ii
Tate & Lyle PLC
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 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
notification obligation: iii
  The Capital Group Companies, Inc
4. Full name of shareholder(s)
(if different from 3.):iv
See Schedule A
5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or
reached: v
17 April 2015
6. Date on which issuer notified: 20 April 2015
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or
reached: vi, vii
Above 5%
8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix
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 x
Direct Direct xi   Indirect xii Direct   Indirect
Ordinary

(GB0008754136)

22,804,293 22,804,293     22,970,717   4.928%
ADRs

(US8765706077)

93,425 373,700     375,488   0.081%
 
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial
instrument
  Expiration
date xiii
  Exercise/
Conversion Period xiv
  Number of voting
rights that may be
acquired if the
instrument is
exercised/ converted.
  % of voting
rights
n/a        
 
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments xv, xvi
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial
instrument
Exercise price Expiration date xvii   Exercise/
Conversion period xviii
Number of voting rights instrument refers to   % of voting rights xix, xx
n/a         Nominal   Delta
   
 
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights   Percentage of voting rights
23,346,205 5.0088%
9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi

See Schedule A

 
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:
   
14. Contact name:  
15. Contact telephone number:  
Listed Company Contact name: Lucie Gilbert

Company Secretary

020 7257 2100

Schedule A

As of 17 April 2015

Tate & Lyle PLC

  Number of shares   Percent of Outstanding
The Capital Group Companies, Inc. (“CG”) holdings 23,346,205 5.009%

 

Holdings by CG Management Companies and Funds:

  • Capital Guardian Trust Company
5,417,783 1.162%
  • Capital International Limited
345,900 0.074%
  • Capital International SÁrl
224,900 0.048%
  • Capital International, Inc.
28,900 0.006%
  • Capital Research and Management Company
17,328,722 3.718%
   
  • Capital Income Builder

Short Name: Tate & Lyle PLC
Category Code: HOL
Sequence Number: 462119
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20150421T095146+0100

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