Sage Group PLC (SGE) - Transaction in Own Shares RNS Number : 3850R Sage Group PLC 19 November 2012 19 November 2012 Transaction in own shares The Sage Group plc ("Sage") announces that on 16 November 2012 it purchased 300,000 of its ordinary shares of 1p each through Deutsche Bank AG at an average price of 301.71 pence per share. The highest and lowest prices paid for these shares were 303.20 pence per share and 300.50 pence per share respectively. The purchased shares will all be held as treasury shares. Following the above purchase, Sage holds 116,500,017 ordinary shares as treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding shares held as treasury shares) is 1,213,203,449. The total number of voting rights in Sage, excluding treasury shares, as at 16 November 2012 is 1,213,203,449. 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, Sage under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules. Enquiries The Sage Group plc +44 (0) 191 294 3068 Murdo Montgomery, Investor Relations Tulchan Communications +44 (0) 20 7353 4200 David Shriver Lucy Legh About the Sage Group plc The Sage Group plc is a leading global provider of business management software to small and medium sized companies, creating greater freedom for them to succeed. Sage understands how and why each business is unique. We provide products and services that suit varying needs, are a pleasure to use and are secure and efficient. Formed in 1981, Sage was floated on the London Stock Exchange in 1989. Sage has over 6 million customers and more than 13,600 employees in 24 countries covering the UK & Ireland, mainland Europe, North America, South Africa, Australia, Asia and Brazil. For further information please visit www.sage.com This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange END POSEAXFKFFNAFFF -0- Nov/19/2012 07:00 GMT
Sage Group PLC SGE Transaction in Own Shares
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