RNS Number : 7373J
Mitchells & Butlers PLC
08 December 2008
TR-1(i): NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached (ii):
Mitchells & Butlers plc
2. Reason for the notification (please state Yes/No): ( )
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights: Yes
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached: No
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights: No
Other (please specify) : No
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation (iii):
Elpida Group Ltd
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.) (iv):
……………..
5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed orreached if different) (v):
4 December 2008
6. Date on which issuer notified:
8 December 2008
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:
15%
8. Notified details:
……………..
A: Voting rights attached to shares
Class/type of shares if possible using the ISIN CODE
Situation previous to the Triggering transaction (vi)



Number of shares


Number of voting Rights (viii)


GB00B1FP6H53
57,289,771
57,289,771
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction (vii)
Class/type of shares if possible using the ISIN CODE
Number of shares

Number of voting rights (ix)

% of voting rights







Direct (x)


Indirect (xi)


Direct


Indirect


GB00B1FP6H53
61,044,335
61,044,335
n/a
15.07%
n/a
B: Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction (xii)
Type of financial instrument


Expiration Date (xiii)




Exercise/Conversion Period/ Date (xiv)



Number of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised/ converted.

% of voting rights




Total (A+B)
Number of voting rights


% of voting rights


61,044,335
15.07%
9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable (xv):
……………..
Proxy Voting:
10. Name of the proxy holder:
……………..
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:
……………..
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:
……………..
13. Additional information:
……………..
14. Contact name:
Lenz Staehelin
Mr Dominique Rochat
15. Contact telephone number:
00 41 22 318 7000

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