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Wednesday 28 October, 2009

Capita Group 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:

The Capita Group Plc

2. Reason for the notification:

An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to
qualifying financial instruments

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

i) Lansdowne Partners Limited being the General Partner of Lansdowne Partners
Limited Partnership

ii) Lansdowne Partners International Limited

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

Morstan Nominees Limited & Vidacos Nominees Limited (Registered Shareholders)

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

23 October 2009

6. Date on which issuer notified:

27 October 2009

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

5%

8. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares if    Situation previous to the Triggering transaction  
possible using the ISIN                                                      
CODE                                                                         
                                                                             
                         Number of shares         Number of voting Rights    
                                                                             
                                                                             
Ordinary                        3,945,308                    0.63%           
                                                                             
2.066666p                                                                    
                                                                             
(GB00B23K0M20)                                                               

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Class/type of      Number of shares Number of voting       % of voting rights  
shares if possible                  rights                                     
using the ISIN                                                                 
CODE                                                                           
                                                                               
                        Direct       Direct     Indirect     Direct    Indirect
                                                                               
                                                                               
Ordinary                                        Below 5%               Below 5%
                                                                               
2.066666p                                                                      
                                                                               
(GB00B23K0M20)                                                                 

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

N/A

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

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

  Type of    Exercise Expiration   Exercise/      Number of      % of voting   
 financial    Price      date      Conversion   voting rights       rights     
 Instrument                          period       instrument                   
                                                  refers to                    
                                                                               
                                                                Nominal  Delta 
                                                                               
CFD            N/A       N/A          N/A          Below 5%    Below 5%        

Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting       % of voting rights   
rights                                      
                                            
                                            
Below 5% (in           Below 5% (in         
aggregate)             aggregate)           

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

Lansdowne Partners International Limited is the parent undertaking of Lansdowne
Partners Limited                                                               

Proxy Voting:

10. Name of the proxy holder:

Lansdowne Partners Limited

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:

Notification using the total voting rights figure of 623,048,702 (as at 23
October 2009)

14. Contact name:

Francesca Todd - The Capita Group Plc

Andrea Taylor - Lansdowne Partners Limited

15. Contact telephone number:

+44 (0)20 7202 0641 - The Capita Group Plc

+44 (0)20 7408 8508 - Lansdowne Partners Limited

28 October 2009