Holding(s) in Company

SCHEDULE 10 NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES 1) Name of company Edinburgh UK Tracker Trust plc 2) Name of shareholder having a major interest AXA Investment Managers UK Ltd 3) Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of holding of the shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest or in the case of an individual holder if it is a holding of that person's spouse or children under the age of 18 On behalf of 2 above 4) Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the number of shares held by each of them HSBC Global Custody Nominee (UK) Limited - 8,882,278 shares RBSTB Nominees designation Sunpen - 24,025 shares Smith & Williamson Nominees Ltd - 10,600 shares 5) Number of shares/amount of stock acquired not disclosed 6) Percentage of issued class not disclosed 7) Number of shares/amount of stock disposed not disclosed 8) Percentage of issued class not disclosed 9) Class of security Ordinary shares 10) Date of transaction not disclosed 11) Date company informed 24 October 2002 12) Total holding following this notification 8,916,903 (of which 8,916,110 shares represents a material interest) 13) Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification 14.98% 14) Any additional information 15) Name of contact and telephone number for queries Amanda Fraser 0131 313 6472 16) Name and signature of authorised company official responsible for making this notification Date of notification 24 October 2002 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/10/24/20021024BIT01650/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/10/24/20021024BIT01650/wkr0002.pdf