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Monday 06 August, 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            UBS Investment
obligation:                                                      Bank          
                                                                               
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):           UBS AG London 
                                                                 Branch        
                                                                               
5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is   02-08-2007    
crossed or reached if different):                                              
                                                                               
6. Date on which issuer notified:                                06-08-2007    
                                                                               
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:                  9.82%         
                                                                               
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 Indirect Direct Indirect
                                                                                    
GB0000444736    89,771,774 89,771,774 79,681,282 79,681,282      n/a  9.82%      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            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

 

Total (A+B)                               
                                          
Number of voting rights % of voting rights
                                          
79,681,282                           9.82%
                                          

 

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

UBS AG London Branch - 79,681,282 - 9.82%
                                         

 

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:             Susanne Steyn   
                                              
                              Director, UBS AG
                                              
15. Contact telephone number: 020-7567-6116   
                                              

 

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