Transaction in own shares
BP p.l.c. announces that on 28 September 2012 it transferred the following number of ordinary shares, which were previously held as treasury shares, to participants in its employee share schemes:
Date of transfer: 28 September 2012
Number of ordinary shares transferred: 604,982
Transfer price per share: £4.46
Following the above transfer, BP p.l.c. holds 1,829,130,811 ordinary shares in treasury, and has 19,053,994,550 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).
This announcement is made in accordance with the requirements of Listing Rule 12.6.4.
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