Notification of major shareholding
Panmure Gordon & Co. plc (“the Company”) has today received notification dated 18 August 2008 from EFG-Hermes Regional Investments Ltd informing the Company that, following a transaction on 18 August 2008, it has acquired a direct interest in 7,168,130 ordinary 4p shares in the Company representing 9.65% of the total voting rights attached to the issued share capital of the Company. EFG-Hermes Regional Investments Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of EFG-Hermes Advisory Inc, which is in turn a wholly owned subsidiary of EFG-Hermes Holding (SAE).
The issued share capital of the Company consists of 77,751,821 ordinary shares of 4p each. Of this number, 3,478,697 ordinary shares are held in treasury, therefore the total number of voting rights in the Company is 74,273,124.