Eastern Platinum Limited
LSE : ELR

December 18, 2012 12:47 ET

Eastern Platinum Limited Holdings in Company

FOR:  EASTERN PLATINUM LIMITED

TSX, AIM SYMBOL:  ELR
JSE SYMBOL:  EPS

December 18, 2012

Eastern Platinum Limited Holdings in Company

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 18, 2012) - Eastern Platinum Limited
(TSX:ELR)(AIM:ELR)(JSE:EPS) ("Eastplats" or the "Company") became aware on 17 December 2012 of Invesco Canada
Ltd's 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:                                           Invesco Canada Ltd.

Date of Transaction:                                   30 November 2012
Threshold crossed or reached                           12.57%

A: Voting Rights attached to shares
Situation previous to the triggering transaction:
Number of Shares (Direct and Indirect and Financial
Instruments):
Number of Voting Rights (Direct and Indirect and
Financial Instruments):                                107,345,947

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction:
Number of Shares (Direct and Indirect):                116,686,947
Number of Voting Rights (Direct):                      116,686,947
Number of Voting Rights (Indirect):                    N/A

Percentage of Voting Rights (Direct):                  12.57%
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:                               116,686,947
Percentage of Voting Rights:                           12.57%

Total shares issued and outstanding:                   928,187,807

/T/


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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:
Rob Collins
Canaccord Genuity Limited, London
+44 (0) 207 523 8000

OR

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

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