Abbey plc: New Homes, Property Developers, Construction, Builders

Holding in Company (IG)

IG Notification 2-8-2012

Mr.  James Ferguson

Via Email: announcements@ise.ie
Operations Manager
The Irish Stock Exchange
28 Anglesea Street
Dublin 2

2 August, 2012

Dear Mr Ferguson

We have received notification of the following cessation of interest in Abbey plc:

Effective Date Notification Date Shareholder No. Shares % of Issued Share Capital
1 August, 2012 1 August, 2012 I.G. International Management Limited on behalf of itself and each of the following, each of whom has an individual notification obligation:

I.G. Investment Management, Ltd.

Investors Group Inc,

IGM Financial Inc.

 

Registered shareholder:

Mellon Nominees (UK) Limited

0 (previously held 931,537 Ordinary Shares) 0%

Yours sincerely

For and on behalf of
ABBEY PLC

David J Dawson

Company Secretary