RNS Number : 2400L
Monitise PLC
31 August 2012




TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES



1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which voting rights are
attached:

Monitise plc

2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights


An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached


An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments


An event changing the breakdown of voting rights


Other (please specify):

CHANGE IN TOTAL VOTING RIGHTS ANNOUNCED BY ISSUER

YES

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the
notification obligation:

3i GROUP PLC (DIRECT)

3i INVESTMENTS PLC (INDIRECT)

4. Full name of shareholder(s)
(if different from 3.):

BNY (OCS) NOMINEES LIMITED 3i PLC ACCT

5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or
reached:

31 AUGUST

6. Date on which issuer notified:

31 AUGUST

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or
reached:

BELOW 3%



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

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Number
of
Shares

Number
of
Voting
Rights

Number
of shares

Number of voting
rights

% of voting rights

Direct

Direct

Indirect

Direct

Indirect

ORDINARY

31,962,999

31,962,999

BELOW 3%

BELOW 3%

BELOW 3%

BELOW 3%

BELOW 3%


B: Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial
instrument

Expiration
date

Exercise/
Conversion Period

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

% of voting
rights







C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial
instrument

Exercise price

Expiration date

Exercise/
Conversion period

Number of voting rights instrument refers to

% of voting rights






Nominal

Delta






Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting rights

Percentage of voting rights

BELOW 3%

BELOW 3%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:

BNY (OCS) NOMINEES LIMITED 3i PLC ACCT HOLDS THE SHARES AS CUSTODIAN. THE BENEFICIAL TITLE TO THE SHARES IS HELD BY 3i GROUP PLC.

3i INVESTMENTS PLC (A WHOLLY OWNED SUBSIDIARY OF 3i GROUP) HAD AN INDIRECT INTEREST IN THE TOTAL NUMBER OF VOTING RIGHTS DISCLOSED IN SECTION 8 ABOVE IN ITS CAPACITY AS THE DISCRETIONARY INVESTMENT MANAGER OF 3i GROUP PLC. 3i HOLDINGS PLC AND 3i PLC ARE BOTH WHOLLY OWNED SUSIDIARY UNDERTAKINGS OF 3i GROUP PLC AND PARENT UNDERTAKINGS OF 3i INVESTMENTS PLC.


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:


NOTIFICATION USING TOTAL VOTING RIGHTS OF 1,138,545,555 AS PER ANNOUNCEMENT MADE ON 28/08/12. ACTUAL SHAREHOLDING IN ISSUER HAS NOT CHANGED

14. Contact name:

JACKIE HARPER

15. Contact telephone number:

020 7975 3530


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