Reed Elsevier PLC REL Transaction in Own Shares

  Reed Elsevier PLC (REL) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 8457R
Reed Elsevier PLC
22 November 2012




22 November 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 UBS Limited)
130,000 Reed Elsevier PLC ordinary shares at a price of 615.6239pper share.
The purchased shares will be held as treasury shares. Following the above
purchase, Reed Elsevier PLC holds 54,105,664 ordinary shares in treasury, and
has 1,202,297,279 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).
Since 3 September 2012 Reed Elsevier PLC has purchased 19,909,366 shares.



Reed Elsevier NV announces that today, it purchased (through UBS Limited)
102,000 Reed Elsevier NV ordinary shares at a price of €10.6178 per share. The
purchased shares will be held as treasury shares.Following the above
purchase, Reed Elsevier NV holds 34,339,587 ordinary shares in treasury, and
has 690,901,533 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).Since 3
September 2012 Reed Elsevier NV has purchased 10,386,796 shares.





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