Eastern Platinum Limited
LSE : ELR

October 17, 2012 02:00 ET

Eastern Platinum Limited: Holdings in Company

FOR:  EASTERN PLATINUM LIMITED
 
TSX, AIM SYMBOL:  ELR
JSE SYMBOL:  EPS

October 17, 2012

Eastern Platinum Limited: Holdings in Company

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 17, 2012) - Eastern Platinum Limited (TSX:ELR)(AIM:ELR)(JSE:EPS) ("Eastplats" or the "Company") received notification on 12 October 2012 by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. 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              T. Rowe Price Associates,
 notification obligations:                         Inc.                     
                                                                            
Date of Transaction:                               30 September 2012        
Threshold crossed or reached                       9.993%                   
                                                                            
A: Voting Rights attached to shares                                         
Situation previous to the triggering transaction:                           
Number of Shares (Direct and Indirect and                                   
 Financial Instruments):                           93,685,710               
Number of Voting Rights (Direct and Indirect and                            
 Financial Instruments):                           93,685,710               
                                                                            
Resulting situation after the triggering                                    
 transaction:                                                               
Number of Shares (Direct and Indirect):            92,754,710               
Number of Voting Rights (Direct):                  92,754,710               
Number of Voting Rights (Indirect):                N/A                      
                                                                            
Percentage of Voting Rights (Direct):              9.993%                   
Percentage of Voting Rights (Indirect):            N/A                      
                                                                            
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                N/A                      
                                                                            
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic                              
 effect to B                                                                
Contract for Difference                            N/A                      
Percentage of voting rights                        N/A                      
                                                                            
Total (A+B+C)                                                               
Number of Voting Rights:                           92,754,710               
Percentage of Voting Rights:                       9.993%                   

/T/

Total shares issued and outstanding: 928,187,807


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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
Rob Collins
+44 (0) 207 523 8000

OR

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

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