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Wednesday 13 June, 2007

EMI Group PLC

Holding in Company


TR-1  NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which
voting rights are attached:

EMI Group plc

2. Reason for the notification                                                 
                                                                               
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                 Yes
                                                                               
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the No 
acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached       
                                                                               
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                            No 
                                                                               
Other (please specify):  N/A                                                No 
                                                                               

 

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification    Credit Suisse         
obligation:                                              Securities (Europe)   
                                                         Ltd                   
                                                                               
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):   Credit Suisse         
                                                         Securities (Europe)   
                                                         Ltd                   
                                                         Credit Suisse         
                                                         International         
                                                                               
5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the        11-06-2007            
threshold is crossed or reached if different):                                 
                                                                               
6. Date on which issuer notified:                        13-06-2007            
                                                                               
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:          8%                    
                                                                               
8. Notified details:                                     See below             
                                                                               

 

A: Voting rights attached to shares

 Class/type of   Situation previous to    Resulting situation after the triggering   
     shares         the Triggering                      transaction                  
   if possible        transaction                                                    
 using the ISIN                                                                      
      CODE                                                                           
                                                                                     
                     Number     Number     Number                                    
                         of  of Voting         of  Number of voting     % of voting  
                     Shares     Rights     shares       rights            rights     
                                                                                     
                                           Direct     Direct Indirect Direct Indirect
                                                                                     
ORD-GB0000444736 52,554,970 52,554,970 56,121,459 56,121,459      n/a   6.93      n/a
                                                                                     
ADR-US2686942051  1,377,954  1,377,954  1,377,954  1,377,954      n/a   0.17      n/a
                                                                                     

 

B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial Expiration  Exercise/            Number of voting % of voting
instrument        date       Conversion          rights that may be      rights
                             Period/Date acquired if the instrument            
                                             is exercised/converted            
                                                                               
Option            15-06-2007      -                       2,500,000        0.31
                                                                               
Option            21-09-2007      -                       4,250,000        0.52
                                                                               
Option            21-09-2007      -                       1,000,000        0.12
                                                                               
Option            15-06-2007      -                          10,000      0.0012
                                                                               
Option            21-09-2007      -                         147,000      0.0181
                                                                               
Option            21-09-2007      -                       4,000,000        0.49
                                                                               
Option            15-06-2007      -                       1,700,000        0.21
                                                                               

 

Total (A+B)       
                  
71,106,413   8.79%
                  

 

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

Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Ltd and Credit Suisse International are part 
of the Investment Banking division of Credit Suisse ("CSIBD"), which is part of
the Credit Suisse Group ("CSG").   CSIBD is a segregated business unit within  
CSG with an independent management structure and exercises its voting rights   
independently from other divisions of CSG.                                     
                                                                               

 

Proxy Voting:

10. Name of the proxy holder:                                    N/A
                                                                    
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:     N/A
                                                                    
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights: N/A
                                                                    

 

13. Additional information:   N/A           
                                            
14. Contact name:             William Dawson
                                            
15. Contact telephone number: 020-7888-5416 
                                            

 

C. L. Christian
Deputy Secretary
EMI Group plc
020-7795-7317