Holding(s) in Company

Released : 23.03.2009 17:54


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):

MORGAN STANLEY (Institutional Securities Group and Global Wealth Management)

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

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or

reached (v): 19/03/2009

6. Date on which issuer notified: 23/03/2009

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

4%

8. Notified details:                                                           

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Situation previous to the Triggering transaction (vi)

Class/type of shares       Number of Shares          Number of Voting Rights   
                                                     (viii)                    
                                                                               
if possible using the ISIN 10,409,567                10,409,567                
CODE                                                                           
                                                                               
GB00B1H0DZ51                                                                   

Class/type of shares

if possible using the ISIN CODE Resulting situation after the triggering
transaction(vii)

             Number of Number of voting r    % of voting r           
             Shares    ights(ix)             ights                   
                                                                     
             Direct    Direct (x) Indirect   Direct Indirect         
                                  (xi)                               
                                                                     
GB00B1H0DZ51 7,847,779 7,847,779             3.64%                   
                                                                     
B: Financial Instruments                                             
                                                                     
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction (xii)           
                                                                     
Type of       Expiration Exercise/         Number of voting  % of    
financial     date       Conversion Period rights that may   voting  
instrument    (xiii)     / Date (xiv)      be acquired if    rights  
                                           the instrument is         
                                           exercised/                
                                           converted.                
                                                                     
Total (A+B)                                                          
                                                                     
Number of voting rights     % of voting rights                       
                                                                     
7,847,779                   3.64%                                    

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

Morgan Stanley Securities Ltd 7,847,779 3.64%

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: Lyndsey Cooke

15. Contact telephone number: 020 7677 1693