Company Announcements

Transaction in Own Shares

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Tesco PLC
26 January 2023

Tesco PLC

26 January 2023

Tesco PLC

Transaction in own shares

Further to the announcements made on 13 April 2022, 26 April 2022, 4 July 2022 and 11 October 2022, Tesco PLC (the "Company") announces that on 26 January 2023 it has purchased, in accordance with the authority granted by shareholders at the 2022 Annual General Meeting of the Company, the following number of ordinary shares of 6 1/3 pence pursuant to its existing £750 million share buyback programme.

The purchased shares will be cancelled.

Description of shares:

Tesco PLC - ordinary shares of 6 1/3 pence

Date of transaction

26 January 2023

Number of Shares purchased:


Average price paid per Share (pence):


Highest price paid per Share (pence):


Lowest price paid per Share (pence):



Citigroup Global Markets Limited

Following the purchase of these shares, the remaining number of ordinary shares in issue will be 7,343,146,713. The Company does not hold any ordinary shares in Treasury.

The figure of 7,343,146,713 may be used by shareholders (and others with notification obligations) 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, the Company under the Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

In accordance with Article 5(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 as it applies in the UK (the Market Abuse Regulation), a full breakdown of the individual purchases is attached to this announcement.

Further enquiries:

Investor relations:        Chris Griffith               01707 940 900

Company Secretary:  Robert Welch              07793 222 569

Media:                                                             0330 678 0639

Tesco PLC's LEI number is: 2138002P5RNKC5W2JZ46


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