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Monday 03 March, 2008

GB Group PLC

Holding(s) in Company

GB Group PLC
03 March 2008


                                  GB GROUP PLC
                         ('GB Group' or the 'Company')

               NOTOCE OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES OF GB GROUP PLC

GB Group today announces that it has received notification that Deutsche Bank AG
has an interest in 4,729,575 ordinary shares of 2.5p in the Company which
represents 5.60% of the issued share capital of the Company.

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which
voting rights are attached:

GB Group plc

2. Reason for the notification (please place an X inside the appropriate bracket/s):

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:

Deutsche Bank AG.

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.) :

Deutsche Bank AG
Tilney Investment Management

5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or
reached if different):

28/02/2008

6. Date on which issuer notified:

29/02/2008

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:

5%

8. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares if         Situation previous to the Triggering transaction
possible using the ISIN CODE
                                 Number of shares      Number of voting Rights
GB0006870611                     3,845,000             3,845,000

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Class/type of shares if        Number of shares     Number of voting rights  % of voting rights
possible using the ISIN CODE                         

                                  Direct               Direct        Indirect    Direct   Indirect
GB0006870611                      4,645,000            4,645,000     84,575      5.50%    0.10%

B: Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of      Expiration Date Exercise/Conversion     Number of voting rights           % of voting rights
financial                     Period/ Date           that may be acquired if the  is   
instrument                                           instrument exercised/ converted. 
                        

Total (A+B)
Number of voting rights            % of voting rights
4,729,575                          5.60%

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

N/A

Proxy Voting:

10. Name of the proxy holder:

N/A

11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:

N/A

12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:

N/A

13. Additional information:

N/A

14. Contact name:

John Constantin, Company Secretary

15. Contact telephone number:

01244 657 333



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