Cluff Gold PLC
AIM : CLF
TSX : CFG

Cluff Gold PLC

May 31, 2012 02:00 ET

Cluff Gold plc: Holdings in Company

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - May 31, 2012) - Cluff Gold PLC (AIM:CLF)(TSX:CFG) -

For filings with the FSA include the annex
For filings with issuer exclude the annex
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuerof existing shares to which voting rights areattached: CLUFF GOLD PLC
2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights
An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights X
Other (please specify):
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation: MACQUARIE BANK LIMITED
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.): MACQUARIE BANK LIMITED
5. Date of the transaction and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached: 28th May 2012
6. Date on which issuer notified: 30th May 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached: 5%
8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type of
shares
if possible using
the ISIN CODE
Situation previous
to the triggering
transaction
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Number of Shares Number of Voting Rights Number of shares Number of voting rights % of voting rights
Direct Direct Indirect Direct Indirect
GB00B04M1L91 8,047,210 8,047,210 8,047,210 8,047,210 0 4.78% 0
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial instrument Expiration date Exercise/ Conversion Period Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/ converted. % of voting rights
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial
instrument
Exercise price Expiration date Exercise/
Conversion period
Number of voting rights instrument refers to % of voting rights
Nominal Delta
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
8,047,210 4.78%
9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:
MACQUARIE BANK LIMITED IS THE HOLDER OF A MAJOR INTEREST IN CLUFF GOLD PLC.
MACQUARIE BANK LIMITED IS A WHOLLY-OWNED SUBSIDIARY OF MACQUARIE BH PTY LTD.
MACQUARIE BH PTY LTD IS A WHOLLY-OWNED SUBSIDIARY OF MACQUARIE GROUP LIMITED.
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:
14. Contact name: JOHANNA UY
15. Contact telephone number: +44 2030374339

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