BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC - Transaction in own shares

Release Date: 12/09/2013 08:39
Code(s): BTI
 
Wrap Text
Transaction in own shares

British American Tobacco p.l.c.
Incorporated in England and Wales
(Registration number: 03407696)
Short name: BATS
Share code: BTI
ISIN number: GB0002875804
("British American Tobacco p.l.c." or the "Company")


TRANSACTION IN OWN SHARES

British American Tobacco p.l.c. announces that in accordance with the
authority granted by shareholders at the Company's Annual General
Meeting on 25 April 2013 it purchased 247,500 of its ordinary shares of 25
pence each ("shares") on 11 September 2013. The average price was
3,327.7061p per share.

The highest price paid was 3,339p per share and the lowest price paid was
3,313.5p per share.

The Company intends to hold these shares in Treasury.

Following the purchase of these shares, the Company holds 125,095,392
of its shares in Treasury. The Company has 1,901,358,140 ordinary
shares in issue (excluding Treasury shares).

Name of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making
notification:

Geoffrey Cunnington
Deputy Secretary
British American Tobacco p.l.c.

12 September 2013

Sponsor: UBS South Africa (Pty) Ltd

Date: 12/09/2013 08:39:00 Produced by the JSE SENS Department. The SENS service is an information dissemination service administered by the JSE Limited ('JSE'). 
The JSE does not, whether expressly, tacitly or implicitly, represent, warrant or in any way guarantee the truth, accuracy or completeness of
 the information published on SENS. The JSE, their officers, employees and agents accept no liability for (or in respect of) any direct, 
indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind or nature, howsoever arising, from the use of SENS or the use of, or reliance on,
 information disseminated through SENS.

Email this JSE Sens Item to a Friend.

Share This Story