SOURCE: Prudential plc

January 23, 2006 11:51 ET

Prudential Plc announces Holding(s) in Company

LONDON, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 23, 2006 --

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:

    FMR Corp and Fidelity International Limited (FIL) and its direct and
    indirect subsidiaries

 5. Number of shares/amount of stock acquired:

    N/A

 6. Percentage of issued class:

    N/A

 7. Number of shares/amount of stock disposed:

    See additional information

 8. Percentage of issued class:

    See additional information

 9. Class of security:

    Ordinary shares of 5p each

10. Date of transaction:

    23 January 2006

11. Date company informed:

    23 January 2006

12. Total holding following this notification:

    Not known

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

    Not known

14. Additional Information:


        Fidelity International informed the Company on 23 January 2006 that it
        no longer had a disclosable interest in the ordinary shares 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

Trish Standaloft

020 7548 3807

Company official responsible for making notification

Susan Henderson, Deputy Group Secretary

020 7548 3805


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