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Tuesday 21 July, 2009

GKN PLC

Holding(s) 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:

 GKN plc

 2. Reason for the notification: (please state Yes/No):

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights: Yes

An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result
in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are
attached: No

An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to
qualifying financial instruments: No

An event changing the breakdown of voting rights: No

Other (please specify):

 

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:

 Deutsche Bank AG

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):

N/A

5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or
reached:

17 July 2009

 

6. Date on which issuer notified:

 20 July 2009

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:

 4%

8. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type   Situation previous to Resulting situation after the triggering        
of shares    the triggering t      transaction                                     
             ransaction                                                            
if possible                                                                        
using the    Number of  Number of  Number of  Number of voting      % of voting    
ISIN CODE    Shares     Voting R   shares     rights                rights         
                        ights                                                      
                                                                                   
                                   Direct     Direct     Indirect   Direct Indirect
                                                                                   
                                                                                   
Ordinary     31,195,304 31,195,304 24,915,483 24,915,483            3.53%          
GB0030646508                                                                       

 

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of    Expiration date Exercise/         Number of voting    % of voting   
financial                  Conversion period rights that may be  rights        
instrument                                   acquired if the                   
                                             instrument is                     
                                             exercised/                        
                                             converted.                        
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of    Exercise Expiration Exercise/        Number of voting % of voting    
financial  price    date       Conversion p     rights           rights         
instrument                     eriod            instrument                      
                                                refers to                       
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                  Nominal Delta 
                                                                                
CFD                                             103,270          0.01%          

Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting       % of voting rights   
rights                                      
                                            
                                            
25,018,753             3.54%                

 

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

Proxy Voting:

10. Name of the proxy holder:

 

11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:

 

12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:

 

13. Additional information:

GKN plc is disclosing this information in accordance with DTR 5.8.12.

 

14. Contact name:

 Melanie Hall, Senior Secretarial Assistant, GKN plc

15. Contact telephone number: 01527 533383