Response to share price movement

Rathbone Brothers Plc ("Rathbones" )

Response to share price movement

Rathbones notes the movement in its share price this morning which coincides with an anonymous allegation made in an online discussion forum. We are not aware of anything that would give substance to this allegation and are taking strong action. We are alert to the possibility of market abuse.

The person responsible for arranging this announcement on behalf of Rathbones is Ali Johnson, Company Secretary.

For further information contact:

Rathbone Brothers Plc
Philip Howell, Chief Executive
Paul Stockton, Finance Director
Ali Johnson, Company Secretary

+44 (0) 20 7399 0000
RBC Capital Markets  (Joint Corporate Brokers to Rathbones)
Oliver Asplin Hearsey
Marcus Jackson
+44 (0) 20 7653 4000
Peel Hunt  (Joint Corporate Broker to Rathbones)
Adrian Haxby
Roger Lambert
Guy Wiehahn
+44 (0) 20 7418 8900
Camarco  (Communications Adviser to Rathbones)
Ed Gascoigne-Pees
+44(0) 20 3757 4984

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Source: Rathbone Brothers Plc via GlobeNewswire