RNS Number : 9916B
24 April 2012
Transaction in own shares
Debenhams plc (the "Company") announces that on 24 April it purchased 625,000 of its ordinary shares of 0.01p each through Citigroup Global Markets Ltd. at an average price of 79.78 pence per share. The highest and lowest prices paid for these shares were 80.95 pence per share and 79.25 pence per share respectively. The purchased shares will all be held as treasury shares.
Following the above purchase, the Company holds 625,000 ordinary shares as treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding shares held as treasury shares) is 1,286,181,299
The total number of voting rights in the Company, excluding treasury shares, as at 24 April is 1,286,181,299. This figure 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, Debenhams under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
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