RECKITT BENCKISER GROUP PLC: Transaction in Own Shares

For immediate release 

                          Purchase of own securities                           

On 26 February 2013, Reckitt Benckiser Group plc acquired from HSBC Bank plc,
200,000 of its ordinary shares at an average price of £43.65093 per ordinary
share. These shares will be held as treasury shares.

Following the purchase and non-cancellation of these ordinary shares, the
Company has:

 1. 15,735,524 shares held as treasury shares; and
     2. 718,838,001 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares)

Liz Richardson            Reckitt Benckiser Group plc         01753 217800

Charles Spencer           HSBC Bank plc                      0207 991 1505


-0- Feb/26/2013 17:14 GMT

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