TIDMTSCO

RNS Number : 3407M

Tesco PLC

20 May 2022

Tesco PLC

20 May 2022

Tesco PLC

Transaction in own shares

Tesco PLC (the "Company") announces that on 20 May 2022 it has purchased, in accordance with the authority granted by shareholders at the 2021 Annual General Meeting of the Company, the following number of ordinary shares of 6 1/3 pence pursuant to its up to GBP750 million share buyback programme, the details of which was announced on 13 April 2022.

The purchased shares will be cancelled.

 
 Description of shares:          Tesco PLC - ordinary shares of 
                                  6 1/3 pence 
 Date of transaction             20 May 2022 
                                --------------------------------- 
 Number of Shares purchased:     7,339,432 
                                --------------------------------- 
 Average price paid per Share 
  (pence):                       260.30p 
                                --------------------------------- 
 Highest price paid per Share 
  (pence):                       262.70p 
                                --------------------------------- 
 Lowest price paid per Share 
  (pence):                       257.70p 
                                --------------------------------- 
 Broker:                         Citigroup Global Markets Limited 
                                --------------------------------- 
 

Following the purchase of these shares, the remaining number of ordinary shares in issue will be 7,589,786,473. The Company does not hold any ordinary shares in Treasury.

The figure of 7,589,786,473 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.

http://www.rns-pdf.londonstockexchange.com/rns/3407M_1-2022-5-20.pdf

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

This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange. RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United Kingdom. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply. For further information, please contact rns@lseg.com or visit www.rns.com.

RNS may use your IP address to confirm compliance with the terms and conditions, to analyse how you engage with the information contained in this communication, and to share such analysis on an anonymised basis with others as part of our commercial services. For further information about how RNS and the London Stock Exchange use the personal data you provide us, please see our Privacy Policy.

END

POSFLFFDESIIFIF

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

May 20, 2022 13:26 ET (17:26 GMT)

Tesco (LSE:TSCO)
Gráfica de Acción Histórica
De May 2022 a Jun 2022 Haga Click aquí para más Gráficas Tesco.
Tesco (LSE:TSCO)
Gráfica de Acción Histórica
De Jun 2021 a Jun 2022 Haga Click aquí para más Gráficas Tesco.