http://pdf.reuters.com/Regnews/regnews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20090115:RnsO6869L . RNS Number : 6869L Ashmore Group PLC 15 January 2009 TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares 1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of ASHMORE GROUP PLC existing shares to which voting rights are attached: 2. Reason for notification (yes/no) Yes An acquisition or disposal of voting rights An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached An event changing the breakdown of voting rights Other (please specify):______________ 3. Full name of person(s) subject to notification obligation: 1. Lone Pine Capital LLC. 2. Stephen F. Mandel Jr. Morgan Stanley & Co. 4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3): 13 January 2009 5. Date of transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached if different): 14 January 2009 6. Date on which issuer notified: 6 per cent 7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached: 8: Notified Details A: Voting rights attached to shares Class/type of shares Situation previous to the triggering transaction Resulting situation after the triggering transaction If possible use ISIN code Number of shares Number of voting rights Number of shares Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights Direct Indirect Direct Indirect GB00B132NW22 42,122,431 42,122,431 43,710,160 43,710,160 6.21% B: Financial Instruments Resulting situation after the triggering transaction Type of financial instrument Expiration date Exercise/ conversion period/date No. of voting rights that may be acquired (if the instrument Percentage of voting rights exercised/converted) Total (A+B) Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights 43,710,160 6.21% 9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and /or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: Lone Pine Capital LLC is the investment manager to several funds which indirectly hold shares in the issuer. Stephen F. Mandel Jr. is the Managing Member of Lone Pine Capital LLC and in such capacity is able to direct its operations. Proxy Voting: 10. Name of 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: Jeffrey Wechselblatt Lone Pine Capital LLC Two GreenwichPlaza Greenwich, Connecticut06830 USA 15. Contact telephone name: +1 203 618 7826 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange END HOLGUUCUGUPBGUA