SOURCE: Prudential plc

August 29, 2006 11:12 ET

Prudential PLC announces Holding(s) in Company - 2

LONDON, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 29, 2006 --


PRUDENTIAL PLC ANNOUNCEMENT

Schedule 10 - Notification of Major Interests in Shares

 1. Name of Company

    Prudential plc

 2. Name of shareholder having a major interest:

    Lehman Brothers International (Europe)

 3. Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of holding
    of the shareholder named in 1 above or in respect of a non-beneficial
    interest or in the case of an individual holder if it is a holding of that
    person's spouse or children under the age of 18:

    Notifiable interest of Lehman Brothers International (Europe)

 4. Name of registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the number of
    shares held by each of them:

    Not known

 5. Number of shares/amount of stock acquired:

    N/a

 6. Percentage of issued class:

    N/a

 7. Number of shares/amount of stock disposed:

    See additional information

 8. Percentage of issued class:

    N/a

 9. Class of security:

    Ordinary shares of 5p each

10. Date of transaction:

    23 August 2006

11. Date company informed:

    25 August 2006

12. Total holding following this notification:

    Not known

13. Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification:

    Below 3%

14. Additional Information:

    Lehman Brothers International (Europe) notified the Company that as at
    the close of business on 23 August 2006 it had an interest in less than
    3% of the ordinary share capital of Prudential plc.

    Prudential plc is not affiliated in any manner with Prudential
    Financial, Inc, a company whose principal place of business is in the
    United States of America


                                     -ENDS-



Contact name for Enquiries

Martin Richardson

020 7548 3423

Company official responsible for making notification

Susan Henderson, Deputy Group Secretary

020 7548 3805












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