As of 31 December 2012, the Company was aware of the following interests in 3% or more of the Company's ordinary share capital:
|Epoch Two Investment Holdings Limited(1)
|Public Investment Corporation (PIC)
|Tarl Investment Holdings Limited1
(1)Epoch Two Investment Holdings Ltd (Epoch 2) and Tarl Investment Holdings Limited (Tarl) are two of the independent companies which have purchased shares as part of Anglo American’s share buy back programme. Epoch 2 and Tarl have waived their right to vote all the shares they hold or will hold in Anglo American plc.