Eastern Platinum Limited
LSE : ELR

November 24, 2011 02:00 ET

Eastern Platinum Limited: Holdings in Company

FOR:  EASTERN PLATINUM LIMITED

TSX, AIM SYMBOL:  ELR
JSE SYMBOL:  EPS

November 24, 2011

Eastern Platinum Limited: Holdings in Company

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 24, 2011) - Eastern Platinum Limited
(TSX:ELR)(AIM:ELR)(JSE:EPS) ("Eastplats" or the "Company") was notified on 22 November 2011 by the
Kames Capital (formerly AEGON UK Group of Companies) of the following interests in the ordinary share
capital of Eastplats.

Reason for notification - An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to
qualifying financial instruments

/T/

Full name of person(s) subject to the notification
obligations:                                              Kames Capital

Date of Transaction:                                      18th November 2011
Threshold crossed or reached                              6%

A: Voting Rights attached to shares
Situation previous to the triggering transaction:
Number of Shares:                                         57,860,929
Number of Voting Rights:                                  57,860,929

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction:
Number of Shares:                                         37,231,348
Number of Voting Rights (Direct):                         37,231,348
Number of Voting Rights (Indirect):                       10,807,706

Percentage of Voting Rights (Direct):                     4.10%
Percentage of Voting Rights (Indirect):                   1.19%

B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                       None

C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect
to B
Contract for Difference                                   56,580
Percentage of voting rights                               0.01%

Total (A+B+C)
Number of Voting Rights:                                  48,095,634
Percentage of Voting Rights:                              5.29%

/T/

Total shares issued and outstanding: 908,187,807


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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Eastern Platinum Limited
Investor Relations
1-(604)-685-6851
1-(604)-685-6493 (FAX)
info@eastplats.com
www.eastplats.com

OR

NOMAD: Canaccord Genuity Limited, London
Bhavesh Patel
+44 20 7050 6500

OR

JSE SPONSOR: PSG Capital (Pty) Limited
Johan Fourie
+27 21 887 9602
johanf@psgcapital.com

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