Reed Elsevier PLC REL Transaction in Own Shares

  Reed Elsevier PLC (REL) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 7421O
Reed Elsevier PLC
15 October 2012




15 October 2012





          ISSUED ON BEHALF OF REED ELSEVIER PLC AND REED ELSEVIER NV





                          Transactions in own shares





Reed Elsevier PLC announces that today, it purchased (through J.P. Morgan
Securities plc) 430,000 Reed Elsevier PLC ordinary shares at a price of
608.3928pper share.

The purchased shares will be held as treasury shares. Following the above
purchase,

Reed Elsevier PLC holds 47,296,639 ordinary shares in treasury, and has
1,208,590,450 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).



Reed Elsevier NV announces that today, it purchased (through J.P. Morgan
Securities plc) 250,000 Reed Elsevier NV ordinary shares at a price of
€10.4704 per share.

The purchased shares will be held as treasury shares.Following the above
purchase, Reed Elsevier NV holds 30,276,587 ordinary shares in treasury, and
has 694,830,633 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).









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