Old Mutual plc
5 October 2016
BLOCK LISTING APPLICATION
Application has been made to the UK Listing Authority for the admission to the Official List of a block listing of 3,500,000 new ordinary shares of 113/7 pence each in Old Mutual plc (the Company), and to the London Stock Exchange for such block listed shares to be admitted to trading, in each case when issued.
The application is being made in respect of 3,500,000 shares to be issued pursuant to the Old Mutual plc 2008 Sharesave Plan.
When issued, the shares will rank pari passu in all respects with the existing ordinary shares of the Company.
Admission of the shares to the Official List is expected to occur on 7 October 2016.
Patrick Bowes UK +44 20 7002 7440
Dominic Lagan UK +44 20 7002 7190
Sizwe Ndlovu SA +27 11 217 1163
William Baldwin-Charles +44 20 7002 7133
+44 7834 524833
Notes to Editors
Old Mutual provides investment, savings, insurance and banking services to 18.9 million customers in Africa, the Americas, Asia and Europe. Originating in South Africa in 1845, Old Mutual has been listed on the London and Johannesburg Stock Exchanges, among others, since 1999.
Old Mutual has announced a strategy of managed separation, which will entail separating its four businesses into standalone entities. The four businesses are:
Old Mutual Emerging Markets: An African financial services leader, providing long-term savings, protection, investment and lending to retail and corporate customers
Nedbank: Old Mutual owns a 54% stake in Nedbank, one of South Africa's top four banks, providing wholesale and retail banking, insurance and asset management for individuals and businesses
Old Mutual Wealth: a leading wealth management business in the UK and international markets
OM Asset Management: Old Mutual owns 65.8% in the New York Stock Exchange listed OM Asset Management which offers a diverse range of investment strategies and products for institutions, delivered worldwide through seven US-based boutiques.
For the year ended 31 December 2015, Old Mutual reported an adjusted operating profit before tax of £1.7 billion and had £304 billion of funds under management. For further information on Old Mutual plc and the underlying businesses, please visit the corporate website at www.oldmutual.com
This information is provided by RNS