BT Group PLC
15 February 2007
Thursday 15 February 2007
BT GROUP PLC
TRANSACTION IN OWN SHARES - VOTING RIGHTS AND CAPITAL
BT Group plc announces that it has today purchased through Merrill Lynch
International 1,285,999 ordinary shares at a price of 314.5980 pence per share.
The purchased shares will all be held as treasury shares.
BT Group plc's capital consists of 8,640,654,852 ordinary shares with voting
rights. Following the above purchase, BT Group plc holds 340,285,196 ordinary
shares as treasury shares. Therefore, the total number of voting rights in BT
Group plc is 8,300,369,656.
The above figure (8,300,369,656) may be used by shareholders 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, BT Group plc under the
FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
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