PRUDENTIAL PLC 6-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of August, 2012
PRUDENTIAL PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY
(Translation of registrants name into English)
LAURENCE POUNTNEY HILL,
LONDON, EC4R 0HH, ENGLAND
(Address of principal executive offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
Form 20-F x Form 40-F ¨
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Yes ¨ No x
If Yes is marked, indicate below the file number assigned to the registrant in connection with Rule 12g3-2(b): 82-
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: August 1, 2012
Prudential plc (Prudential)
TOTAL VOTING RIGHTS AND ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL
In accordance with the provisions of the Disclosure and Transparency Rules issued by the Financial Services Authority, Prudential notifies the market of the following:
As at 31 July 2012, Prudentials issued share capital consisted of 2,556,540,546 ordinary shares of 5p each which are admitted to trading. Each ordinary share carries the right to one vote in all circumstances at general meetings of Prudential. Prudential does not hold any Treasury Shares.
The total number of voting rights in Prudential is therefore 2,556,540,546 and this figure may be used by shareholders (and others with notification obligations) as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine whether they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, Prudential under the Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
Prudential plc is not affiliated in any manner with Prudential Financial, Inc, a company whose principal place of business is in the United States of America.
Julia Kitteringham, Group Secretariat
Tel: 020 3480 6249
Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making notification:
Clive Burns, Head of Group Secretariat