REG - Imperial Tobacco Gp - Transaction in Own Shares

Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:01pm EDT

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Imperial Tobacco Group PLC
17 August 2012

Imperial Tobacco Group PLC - Transaction in Own Shares



Purchase of own securities


Imperial Tobacco has today, 17 August 2012, purchased 100,000 ordinary shares at an average price of 2470.88  pence per ordinary share.


The purchased shares will all be held as treasury shares. Following the above purchase, Imperial Tobacco holds 75,302,000 ordinary shares as treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding shares held as treasury shares) is 992,640,881.




John Nelson-Smith  


Imperial Tobacco Group PLC     


0117 933 7032




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