Major shareholders

At 9 February 2016, the Company had been notified that the following shareholders were interested in 3% or more of the issued share capital of the Company.

Standard Life Investments 9.26%
BlackRock 7.44%
Henderson Global Investors 6.55%
Legal & General Investment Management 4.42%
Schroder Investment Management 3.20%

So far as is known, no other shareholder had a notifiable interest amounting to more than 3% or more of the share capital of the company and the Directors believe that the close company provisions of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988 (as amended) do not apply to the Company.