British Sky Broad. (BSY) - Share Buyback
RNS Number : 8213Q
British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC
12 November 2012
BRITISH SKY BROADCASTING GROUP PLC - SHARE BUYBACK
British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (the "Company") announces that in
accordance with the authority granted by shareholders at the Company's Annual
General Meeting on 1 November 2012, on 9 November 2012 it purchased 507,912 of
its ordinary shares of £0.50 pence each("shares") for cancellation.
The volume weighted average price paid by the Company was 752.0600 pence per
In accordance with the agreement between the Company and News UK Nominees
Limited (and others) dated 25 July 2012 (the "2012 Buyback Agreement"), and
shareholder authority granted on 1 November 2012, the Company will today
purchase 326,614 shares at 752.0600 pence per share from News UK Nominees
Limited for cancellation.
Further to Friday's announcement, the Company confirms that it has in
accordance with the 2012 Buyback Agreement completed the purchase of 350,464
shares at 750.9400 pence per share from News UK Nominees Limited for
Following the completion of the above transactions the Company will have
1,644,642,395 votable shares in issue. This number represents the total voting
rights in the Company and may be used by shareholders as the denominator for
the calculations by which they can determine if they are required to notify
their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the
Financial Services Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
Company Secretarial Assistant
Telephone: +44 (0)870 240 3000
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