SOURCE: Prudential plc

February 08, 2006 09:47 ET

Prudential PLC announces Holding(s) in Company

LONDON, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 8, 2006 --


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 its direct and indirect subsidiaries, and Fidelity
    International Limited (FIL) and its direct and indirect subsidiaries.

 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 acquired 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:


 5. Number of shares/amount of stock acquired:

    see Additional Information

 6. Percentage of issued class:

    see Additional Information

 7. Number of shares/amount of stock disposed:


 8. Percentage of issued class:


 9. Class of security:

    Ordinary Shares of 5p each

10. Date of transaction:

    8 February 2006

11. Date company informed:

    8 February 2006

12. Total holding following this notification:


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


14. Additional Information:

        Fidelity Investments notified the Company that, as at 8 February 2006,
        FMR Corp and its direct and indirect subsidiaries and Fidelity
        International Limited (FIL) and its direct and indirect subsidiaries
        have a non-beneficial interest of 3.13% in the ordinary share capital of
        Prudential plc.

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


Contact name for Enquiries

Jennie Webb
0207 548 2027

Company official responsible for making notification

Susan Henderson, Deputy Group Secretary
020 7548 3805

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