Rio Tinto (RIO) - Transaction in Own Shares
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Rio Tinto PLC
08 October 2012
Rio Tinto plc
Transaction in Own Shares
8 October 2012
Rio Tinto plc announces that it transferred to participants in its employee
share schemes the following number of its ordinary shares of 10p each, which
were previously held as treasury shares.
Date of transfer: 5 October 2012
Number of ordinary shares transferred: 530
Highest transfer price per share: £25.440
Lowest transfer price per share: £16.530
Following the above purchase; Rio Tinto plc holds 14,303,878 ordinary shares
as treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding
shares held as treasury shares) is 1,411,071,588.
For further information, please contact:
Office: +44 (0) 20 7781 1910
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