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Burberry Group PLC
17 October 2016

Burberry Group plc


Transaction in own shares


Burberry Group plc ("Burberry") announces that on 14 October 2016 it purchased the following number of its ordinary shares of 0.05 pence each on the London Stock Exchange from Morgan Stanley & Co. International Plc. Such purchase was effected pursuant to instructions issued by Burberry on 19 July 2016, as announced on 20 July 2016:

Ordinary Shares

Date of purchase:

14 October 2016

Number of ordinary shares purchased:


Highest price paid per share (pence):


Lowest price paid per share (pence):


Average price paid per share (pence):




Burberry intends to hold the purchased shares in treasury.

Following the above transaction, Burberry holds 2,934,713 of its ordinary shares in treasury and has 442,163,250 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).

A full breakdown of the individual trades is attached to this announcement.



This announcement does not constitute an invitation to underwrite, subscribe for or otherwise acquire or dispose of any Burberry Group plc shares, in the UK, or in the US, or under the US Securities Act 1933 or in any other jurisdiction.

Burberry is listed on the London Stock Exchange (BRBY.L) and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 index. ADR symbol OTC:BURBY.

BURBERRY, the Equestrian Knight Device and the Burberry Check are trademarks belonging to Burberry which are registered and enforced worldwide.

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