Tate & Lyle PLC - Ordinary Shares

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Tate & Lyle PLC announces that it received the following notifications on 8 August 2000 regarding changes in substantial interests in its Ordinary shares of 25p each:

a. Compagnie Industrielle et Financiere des Produits Amylaces SA ("CIP") and its wholly owned subsidiary Eurostarch SA now hold 24,000,000 Ordinary shares in Tate & Lyle PLC which is a notifiable interest under Section 199(2) (b) of the Companies Act 1985, being 5.25 per cent. of the nominal value of the relevant share capital.

b. The Capital Group Companies, Inc., and its affiliates, which include Capital Guardian Trust Company, Capital International Limited, Capital International S.A. and Capital International, Inc, now hold 52,452,850 Ordinary shares in Tate & Lyle PLC which is a notifiable interest under Section 199(2) (b) of the Companies Act 1985, being 11.46 per cent. of the nominal value of the relevant share capital, increased from their holding on 27 July 2000 of 45,782,050 Ordinary shares which was then 10.01 per cent. of the nominal value of the relevant share capital.

c. Franklin Resources, Inc and its affiliates which includes Franklin Mutual Advisers, LLC and Templeton Worldwide, Inc now hold 42,706,978 Ordinary shares in Tate & Lyle PLC which is no longer a notifiable interest under Section 199(2) (b) of the Companies Act 1985, being 9.33 per cent. of the nominal value of the relevant share capital, reduced from their holding on 16 June 2000 of 72,760,788 Ordinary shares which was then 15.90 per cent. of the nominal value of the relevant share capital.

About Tate & Lyle: 
Tate & Lyle PLC is a leading global provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions. Supported by our 160-year history of ingredient innovation, we partner with customers to provide consumers with healthier and tastier choices when they eat and drink. We are proud that millions of people around the world consume products containing our ingredients every day.

Through our expertise in sweetening, mouthfeel and fibre fortification, our Food & Beverage Solutions business develops solutions which reduce sugar, calories and fat, add fibre, and provide texture and stability in categories including beverages, dairy, bakery, soups, sauces and dressings. Our Primary Products business produces nutritive sweeteners, industrial starches used in paper and packaging, acidulants and products used for animal nutrition.

We have around 4,200 employees working in more than 60 locations across 30 countries. Tate & Lyle’s purpose is Improving Lives for Generations and through our purpose we believe we can successfully grow our business and have a positive impact on society. We live our purpose in three ways, by supporting healthy living, building thriving communities and caring for our planet.

Tate & Lyle is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol TATE.L. American Depositary Receipts trade under TATYY. In the year to 31 March 2020, Tate & Lyle sales totalled £2.9 billion. For more information, please visit http://www.tateandlyle.com or follow Tate & Lyle on TwitterLinkedin or Facebook.