Purchase of own securities held in Treasury
GKN plc announces that on 16 November 2004 it purchased 400,000 of its ordinary
shares at a price of 231.6992p per share from Cazenove & Co. Ltd. It is
intended that these shares are held in Treasury.
Following the purchase, GKN plc holds 9,850,000 of its ordinary shares in
Treasury and has a total of 725,581,970 ordinary shares (excluding Treasury
shares) in issue.
16 November 2004