http://pdf.reuters.com/Regnews/regnews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20090916:RnsP1619Z . RNS Number : 1619Z Ashmore Group PLC 16 September 2009 TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares 1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights Ashmore Group plc are attached: 2. Reason for notification (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 No which voting rights are attached An event changing the breakdown of voting rights No Other (please specify):______________ No 3. Full name of person(s) subject to notification obligation: AEGON UK Group of Companies 4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3): 5. Date of transaction (and date on which the threshold is 15th September 2009 crossed or reached if different): 6. Date on which issuer notified: 16th September 2009 7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached: 3% 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 Below 3% Below 3% 21,223,229 19,303,197 1,920,032 2.74 0.27 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 21,223,229 3.02% 9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and /or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: AEGON UK Group of companies - parent undertaking of: AEGON Asset Management UK plc AEGON Investment Management UK ltd. AEGON ICVC Proxy Voting: 10. Name of proxy holder: AEGON UK Group of Companies 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: AEGON UK Group of Companies consists of: AEGON Asset Management UK plc AEGON Investment Management UK ltd AEGON ICVC 14 Contact name: Miranda Beacham 15. Contact telephone name: 0131 549 3460 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange END HOLGUUUPBUPBGGQ