Old Mutual South Africa Trust PLC
21 September 2004
OLD MUTUAL SOUTH AFRICA TRUST PLC (the 'Company')
The issuer advises that the following replaces the Holding in Company
announcement released erroneously on 21 September 2004 at 15:40 under RNS Number
Due to an error by Weiss Asset Management, the announcement incorrectly stated
that clients of Weiss Asset Management LLC and Weiss Capital LLC had sold
500,000 ordinary 10p shares on 20 September 2004, when in fact they had
purchased 500,000 ordinary 10p shares on 20 September 2004.
All other details remain the same and the full corrected version is shown below:
The Company has today been notified that following the purchase of 500,000
ordinary 10p shares on 20 September 2004, clients of Weiss Asset Management LLC
and Weiss Capital LLC now have an aggregate interest in 1,650,000 ordinary 10p
shares, which represents 3.31% of the Company's issued share capital.
The shares are held on behalf of the following:
Brookdale International Partners L.P. 1,212,000 shares 2.43%
Brookdale Global Opportunity Fund 438,000 shares 0.88%
Weiss Asset Management LLC is the General Partner of Brookdale International
Partners L.P. and Weiss Capital LLC is the investment manager of Brookdale
Global Opportunity Fund.
21 SEPTEMBER 2004
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