Wellington Underwriting PLC
30 August 2005
Wellington Underwriting PLC - Transaction in Own Shares
Purchase of own securities
Wellington Underwriting PLC today acquired from Hoare Govett's affiliate, ABN
AMRO Bank N.V., London Branch, 160,000 of its ordinary shares at an average
price of 105.700 pence per ordinary share.
The purchased shares will all be held as treasury shares. Following the above
purchase, Wellington Underwriting PLC holds 3,588,400 ordinary shares as
treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding shares
held as treasury shares) is 489,433,551.
Louis Tucker Wellington Underwriting PLC 020 7337 2000
John MacGowan ABN AMRO 020 7678 8000
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