27 January 2020
Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT)
Transaction in own shares
DMGT announces that on 27 January 2020 it transferred 230,518 A Ordinary Non-Voting Shares (A Shares) out of Treasury at a price of £7.94 per share to match obligations to provide shares to option holders of its RMS subsidiary who had acquired them as a result of exercising their options under its stock option plan.
Simultaneous with the transfer out of Treasury of these shares, DMGT has acquired from Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited 230,518 A Shares at a price of £7.94. The shares purchased will be held in Treasury.
Following these transfers the total number of A Shares held in Treasury is 4,466,393 and the total number of A Shares in issue (excluding shares held as Treasury shares) is 210,446,934.
Name of contact and telephone number for queries:
Fran Sallas, DMGT Company Secretary: +44(0)20 3615 2904
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