Reed Elsevier PLC

Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 9828N
Reed Elsevier PLC
21 May 2015
 

21 May 2015

 

 

ISSUED ON BEHALF OF REED ELSEVIER PLC AND REED ELSEVIER NV

 

 

Transactions in own shares

 

 

Reed Elsevier PLC announces that today, it purchased (through UBS Limited) 85,000 Reed Elsevier PLC ordinary shares at a price of 1110.2118p per share. The purchased shares will be held as treasury shares. Following the above purchase, Reed Elsevier PLC holds 82,706,285 ordinary shares in treasury, and has 1,123,582,995 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares). Since 2 January 2015 Reed Elsevier PLC has purchased 13,007,950 shares.

 

Reed Elsevier NV announces that today, it purchased (through UBS Limited) 40,000 Reed Elsevier NV ordinary shares at a price of €22.7879 per share. The purchased shares will be held as treasury shares.  Following the above purchase, Reed Elsevier NV holds 48,326,344 ordinary shares in treasury, and has 649,735,948 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares). Since 2 January 2015 Reed Elsevier NV has purchased 7,027,800 shares.

 

 


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