Holding(s) in Company

Clarissa Elsner


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:ii GVC Holdings Plc
2. Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes)
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights X
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights
Other (please specify):
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:iii M&G Investment Funds (3)
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):iv State Street Nominees Ltd A/C GMIN
5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or reached if different):v 01 April 2015
6. Date on which issuer notified: 02 April 2015
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:vi, vii See item 13


8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix
Class/type of shares

if possible using
Situation previous to the Triggering transaction  Resulting situation after the triggering transaction[vi]
Number of Shares Number of Voting Rights Number of shares Number of voting rights  % of voting rights x
Direct Direct xi Indirect xii Direct Indirect
IM00B5VQMV65 Below 3% Below 3% 2,225,000 2,225,000 0 3.63% 0


B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial instrument Expiration date xiii Exercise/ Conversion  Period xiv 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 xv, xvi
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial instrument Expiration date xvii Exercise/ Conversion  Period xviii Number of voting rights instrument refers to % of voting rights xix, xx
Nominal Delta


Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights % of voting rights
2,225,000 3.63%


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


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: With reference to item 3, M&G Investments Funds (3) is an Open Ended Investment Company (OEIC) and is not a Prudential group company and must be separately disclosed.

This OEIC Fund is managed by M&G Investment Management Limited (a wholly owned subsidiary of Prudential plc) and will have been previously attributed to Prudential plc solely on the basis that M&G Investment Management Ltd has direct fund management control over the shares identified in this notification.

Therefore the 3.63% holding being disclosed in this notification is encompassed in the 3.79% being disclosed under The Prudential plc group of companies and is NOT in addition to it.

14. Contact name: Owen Smith / Poonam Stammers
M&G Investment Management Limited
15. Contact telephone number: 020 7004 4517 / 020 3480 6135