Cairn Energy PLC

Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 8851X
Cairn Energy PLC
16 January 2014




FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                   16 January 2014



CAIRN ENERGY PLC ("Cairn" or "the Company")


Transaction in Own Shares



Cairn announces that on 16 January 2014, it has purchased 100,000 shares of 231/169 pence each ("Ordinary Shares") in the Company for cancellation. The average price paid by the Company was £2.6457 per Ordinary Share. The highest and lowest prices paid for these shares were £2.6560 and £2.6270 respectively.


The total number of voting rights in Cairn, as at the date of this announcement, is 593,963,975. This figure may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.




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