Holding(s) in Company

Released : 10.01.2008 16:39


TR-1(i):               notification of major interests in shares


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

Tullett Prebon plc


2. Reason for the notification (please state Yes/No): ( )

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights (Yes)
                                                               
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 ( )
                                                       

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

LLOYDS TSB GROUP PLC

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

Boltro Nominees Ltd
Lloyds Bank (PEP) Nominees Ltd
State Street Nominees Ltd


5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed
or reached (v):  9 January 2008


6. Date on which issuer notified:  10 January 2008


7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:  Reached 10%    


8. Notified details:                                                         
                                                                             
A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares
if possible using the ISIN CODE      Situation previous to the Triggering
                                     transaction (vi)         

B1H0DZ51       Number of Shares        Number of Voting Rights (viii)

               21,253,970              21,253,970                         

 
Class/type of shares
if possible using the ISIN CODE     Resulting situation after the triggering
                                    transaction(vii)
                                                

            Number of Shares   Number of voting rights(ix)  % of voting rights

B1H0DZ51    Direct             Direct (x)   Indirect (xi)   Direct    Indirect

            21,486,989                      21,486,989                10.09%

 
B: Financial Instruments                                                       
                                                                               
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction (xii)                     
                                                                               
Type of          Expiration Exercise/           Number of voting   % of voting 
financial        date       Conversion  Period/ rights that may be rights      
instrument       (xiii)     Date (xiv)          acquired if the                
                                                instrument is                  
                                                exercised/                     
                                                converted.                     
                                                                               

Total (A+B)                                                               
                                                                          
Number of voting rights           % of voting rights                      
                                                                          
21,486,989                        10.09%                                  
                                                                          

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

268 Shares are held by Boltro Nominees Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lloyds 
TSB Bank Plc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lloyds TSB Group Plc.

986 Shares are held by Lloyds Bank (Pep) Nominees Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary 
of Lloyds TSB Bank Plc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lloyds TSB Group Plc. 

21,485,735 Shares are held by State Street Nominees Ltd. Shares are under the 
control of Scottish Widows Investment Partnership Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary 
of Scottish Widows Investment Partnership Group Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of 
Scottish Widows Group Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lloyds TSB Bank plc, a 
wholly owned subsidiary of Lloyds TSB Group Plc.

                                                                         
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:              Central Disclosure Unit


15. Contact telephone number:  +44 (0) 1444 418127