LSEG intends to hold the purchased shares in treasury.
Following the above transaction, LSEG holds 1,309,169 of its voting ordinary shares of 679/86 pence each in treasury and has 505,810,478 voting ordinary shares of 679/86 pence each in issue (excluding treasury shares). LSEG also has 51,124,377 limited-voting ordinary shares of 679/86 pence each in issue, which carry one-tenth of a vote each. Therefore, the total voting rights in the Company will be 510,922,916. This figure for the total number of voting rights may be used by shareholders (and others with notification obligations) as the denominator for the calculation 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 FCA's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.
In accordance with Article 5(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (the Market Abuse Regulation) (as such legislation forms part of retained EU law as defined in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018), a full breakdown of the individual purchases by GSI on behalf of the Company as part of the buyback programme is included below.
This announcement does not constitute, or form part of, an offer or any solicitation of an offer for securities in any jurisdiction.
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