Major shareholders

At the date of approval of the 2015 Annual Report and Accounts (8 March 2016), 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
Aviva plc 36,299,012 6.14
Schroder Investment Management Limited 33,016,449 5.58
Massachusetts Financial Services Company 29,984,285 5.07
Lancaster Investment Management LLP 29,975,100 5.07
IKO Enterprises Limited 25,760,891 4.36
Tameside MBC re Greater Manchester Pension Fund 17,765,599 3.00

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