SOURCE: Prudential plc

July 13, 2005 11:08 ET

Prudential PLC announces Holding(s) in Company

LONDON, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 13, 2005 --

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:

    FMR Corp and Fidelity International Limited (FIL)

 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:

    Non beneficial interest. FMR Corp and Fidelity International Limited
    hold all shares attributed to them solely for investment purposes.

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

    Various

 5. Number of shares/amount of stock acquired:

    17,210,885 since 11 November 2004, being the date the company was last
    notified.

 6. Percentage of issued class:

    0.72%

 7. Number of shares/amount of stock disposed:

    N/A

 8. Percentage of issued class:

    N/A

 9. Class of security:

    Ordinary Shares of 5p each

10. Date of transaction:

    Not known

11. Date company informed:

    12 July 2005

12. Total holding following this notification:

    72,441,901

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

    3.039%

14. Additional Information:

Fidelity Investment notified the Company that as at 12 July 2005 it has a non beneficial interest of 3.039% in the ordinary share capital of Prudential plc.

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

                                     -ENDS-



Contact name for Enquiries

Chris Barton

0207 548 3423

Company official responsible for making notification

Andrew Nash, Deputy Secretary

020 7548 3805





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