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OMAM Announces Launch of Secondary Offering

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OM Asset Management plc (NYSE:OMAM) announced today the launch of an offering of 11 million of its ordinary shares. The shares are being offered by Old Mutual plc, through its wholly owned subsidiary, OM Group (UK) Limited. The underwriters also have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1.65 million shares from OM Group (UK) Limited. OMAM will not sell any shares in the offering and will not receive any proceeds from the sale of the shares.

The offering will be made through joint bookrunning managers BofA Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Citigroup, and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC.

A registration statement relating to these securities, and containing a preliminary prospectus, subject to completion, has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective.

Copies of the preliminary prospectus relating to the offering, when available, may be obtained from: BofA Merrill Lynch, Attention: Prospectus Department, 222 Broadway, New York, NY 10038, email: dg.prospectus_requests@baml.com or Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, 180 Varick Street, Second Floor, New York, NY 10014 or Citigroup, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717 or Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Attention: Credit Suisse Prospectus Department, One Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010, e-mail: newyork.prospectus@credit-suisse.com.

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.

About OMAM

OMAM is a global, multi-boutique asset management company with $224.0 billion of assets under management as of March 31, 2015. Its diverse Affiliates offer leading, alpha generating investment products to investors around the world. OMAM’s partnership approach, which includes equity ownership at the Affiliate level and a profit sharing relationship between OMAM and its Affiliates, aligns the interests of the Company and its Affiliates to work collaboratively in accelerating their growth. OMAM’s business model combines the investment talent, entrepreneurialism, focus and creativity of leading asset management boutiques with the resources and capabilities of a larger firm.

Forward Looking Statements

This press release includes forward-looking statements, as that term is used in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including information relating to the proposed public offering. The words or phrases ”will likely result,” ”are expected to,” ”will continue,” ”is anticipated,” ”can be,” ”may be,” ”aim to,” ”may affect,” ”may depend,” ”intends,” ”expects,” ”believes,” ”estimate,” ”project,” and other similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. Such statements are subject to various known and unknown risks and uncertainties and readers should be cautioned that any forward-looking information provided by or on behalf of the Company is not a guarantee of future performance.

Actual results may differ materially from those in forward-looking information as a result of various factors, some of which are beyond the Company’s control, including but not limited to those discussed above and elsewhere in this press release and in the Company’s Registration Statement on Form S-1 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 8, 2015. Due to such risks and uncertainties and other factors, the Company cautions each person receiving such forward looking information not to place undue reliance on such statements. Further, such forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release and the Company undertakes no obligations to update any forward looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

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