At 12th June 2019 the company was aware of the following interests of 3% or more of the Company's share capital:

Major Shareholders Amount % Holding
Ruffer LLP 8,117,492 18.6
Aberforth Partners' Clients 4,851,658 11.1
Henderson Group PLC 2,900,238 6.6
Threadneedle Asset Management Limited 2,191,674 5.0
B. J. Cooke 1,964,636 4.5
Hamstall Investments Inc. 1,949,900 4.5
Rathbone Investment Management Ltd 1,600,000 3.7

In conformity with the Transparency Directive's transitional provision 6, Castings plc's capital consists of 43,632,068 ordinary shares with voting rights.

The above figure (43,632,068) may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, Castings plc under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.