Major shareholders

At the date of approval of the 2016 Annual Report and Accounts (13 March 2017), the Company had received notification of the following shareholdings in excess of 3% of its issued share capital pursuant to the Disclosure and Transparency Rules of the Financial Conduct Authority:

Shareholder   Number of ordinary shares of 10p each % of issued voting share capital
Investec Asset Management   83,685,727 14.15
IKO Enterprises Limited   43,129,710 7.29
Schroder Investment Management Limited   33,016,449 5.58
FIL Limited   29,955,004 5.06
Tameside MBC re Greater Manchester Pension Fund   29,951,996 5.06
UBS Asset Management   29,578,718 5.00
Massachusetts Financial Services Company   26,799,365 4.53
Norges Bank   18,276,867 3.09

Notification of substantial interests in SIG plc should be sent to, copying and