Taylor Nelson Sofres plc (TNS) has today received notification from Credit
Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited, confirming a change to a notifiable
interest in the voting rights associated to the share capital of TNS.
The notification states that Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited now has
a direct interest in the voting rights associated to 33,319,138 ordinary 5p
shares in the capital of TNS. This interest constitutes 7.99% of the current
Chain of Controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held:-
Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited is a 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.