Taylor Nelson Sofres plc (TNS) has received notification today from Baillie
Gifford & Co, in respect of the Ordinary 5p shares in the Capital of the
Company over which they hold voting rights. The notification is in accordance
with the Transparency Directive's new requirements for disclosure of major
The notification stated that they have an interest in 20,874,048 Ordinary 5p
shares in the Capital of the Company in respect of voting rights, constituting
4.84% of the current issued share capital of the Company.
The notification was made on behalf of Baillie Gifford Overseas Limited,
Baillie Gifford Life Limited and Baillie Gifford & Co Limited.