Capita Group PLC
25 November 2003
Letter to Capital Group PLC dated November 24, 2003
Enclosed are amended notifications of disclosable interests under the U.K.
Companies Act 1985. Please note that while this information details the
disclosable interests of more than one entity, the enclosed disclosure
constitutes separate notifications of interest which have been combined solely
for purposes of clarity and efficiency. It is not intended to indicate that any
of these entities act as a group or in concert with respect to these interests.
These disclosures are made in the interest of conformity with the Companies Act.
The Interest detailed herein were acquired solely for investment purposes.
For disclosure purposes, holdings should be represented as FMR Corp. and its
direct and indirect subsidiaries, and Fidelity International Limited (FDL) and
its direct and indirect subsidiaries, both being non-beneficial holders.
From Fidelity Investments
NOTIFICATIONS UNDER SECTIONS 198 TO 202 - - U.K. COMPANIES ACT
1. Company in which shares are held: Capita Group Plc
2. Notifiable Interest: Ordinary Shares
(A) FMR Corp.
82 Devonshire Street
Boston, MA 02109
Parent holding company of Fidelity Management & Research Company (FMRCO),
investment manager for US mutual funds. (See Schedule A for listing of
Registered Shareholders and their holdings).
(B) Fidelity International Limited (FBL)
P.O. Box HM 670
Hamilton HMCX, Bermuda
Parent holding company for various direct and indirect subsidiaries, including
Fidelity Investment Services Ltd. (FISL) and Fidelity Pension Management (FPM),
investment managers for various non-US investment companies and institutional
clients. (See Schedule A for listing of Registered Shareholders and their
3. The notifiable interests also comprise the notifiable interest of:
Mr. Edward C. Johnson 3d
82 Devonshire Street
Boston, MA 02109
A principal shareholder of FMR Corp. and Fidelity International Limited.
4. The notifiable interests include interest held on behalf of authorised unit
trust schemes in the UK., notwithstanding the exemption from reporting
pursuant to Section 209 (1) (h) of the Companies Act 1985.
5. These notifications of disclosable interests constitute separate
notifications of interest in the shares and are combined solely for the
purposes of clarity and efficiency. Nothing herein should be taken to
indicate that FMR Corp. and its direct and indirect subsidiaries, Fidelity
International Limited and its direct and indirect subsidiaries or Mr. Edward
C. Johnson 3d act as a group or in concert in respect of the disclosed
interests, or that they are required to submit these notifications on a joint
6. The disclosable interests arise under section 208 (4) (b) of the Act, namely
where a person, not being the registered holder, is entitled to exercise a
right conferred by the holding of the shares or to control the exercise of
such rights, or under section 203 of the Act respectively.
Eric D. Roiter
Senior V.P. & General Counsel - FMR Co.
Duly authorized under Powers of Attorney
dated December 30. 1997, by and on
behalf of FMR Corp. and its direct
and indirect subsidiaries, and
Fidelity International Limited
and its direct and indirect subsidiaries.
Security: Capita Group Plc
SHARES HELD COMPANY NOMINEE/REGISTERED NAME
1,477,000 FMRCO State Street Nominees Limited
10,809,200 FMRCO Chase Nominees Limited
22,700 FMRCO HSBC
133,397 FISL Chase Nominees Ltd
211,401 FPM Bankers Trust
1,857,054 FPM Chase Nominees Ltd
114,400 FPM Citibank
61,500 FPM HSBC
103,300 FPM Bank of New York London
119,300 FIL RBS Trust Bank
1,147,2OO FIL Nortrust Nominees Ltd
60,900 FIL State Street Bank & Trust
2,361,746 FIL Chase Nominees Ltd
288,500 FIL BT Globenet Nominees Ltd
643,600 FIL Northern Trust
12,531,600 FIL HSBC Client Holdings Nominee (UK) Limited
286,400 FIL Chase Manhattan Bank London
265,356 FIL JP Morgan
154,700 FIL State Street Nominees Ltd
128,500 FIL Bank of New York Brussels
28,400 FIL State Street Bank & Trust
356,100 FIL Bank of New York London
227,200 FIL Morgan Stanley
Total Ordinary Shares 33,389,454
Current ownership percentage: 5.02%
Shares in Issue: 665,586,700
Change in holding since last filing +6,403,856 ordinary shares
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