RNS Number : 1724G
Ashmore Group PLC
20 October 2008
Ashmore Group plc
+0700 20 October 2008
Purchase of own shares
Ashmore Group plc ("Ashmore") announces that on 17 October 2008 it purchased
1,391,263 ordinary shares of 0.01p each at an average price of 152.63 pence per
ordinary share. These shares will be held as treasury shares.
The highest price paid was 160.00 pence per share and the lowest price paid was
143.75 pence per share.
Following these purchases, Ashmore holds 1,391,263 ordinary shares as treasury
shares and has 707,533,737 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).
Ashmore shareholders should use 707,533,737 as the denominator to determine if
they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in
Ashmore under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
Ashmore Group plc +44 (0)20 3077 6000
Michael Perman, Company Secretary +44 (0)20 3077 6190
Penrose Financial +44 (0)20 7786 4888
Gay Collins / Lauren Stewart +44 (0)7798 626282
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