REG-Ashmore Group Plc Purchase of own shares

Released : 27/11/2008
RNS Number : 0310J  
Ashmore Group PLC  
27 November 2008  
Ashmore Group plc    
0700 - 27 November 2008    
Purchase of own shares    
Ashmore Group plc ("Ashmore") announces that on 26 November 2008 it purchased 
186,611 ordinary shares of 0.01p each at an average price of 115.5421 pence per 
ordinary share. These shares will be held as treasury shares.  
The highest price paid was 114 pence per share and the lowest price paid was 117 
pence per share.    
Following these purchases, Ashmore holds 3,675, 436 ordinary shares as treasury 
shares and has 705,249,564 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares). 
Ashmore shareholders should use 705,249,564 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.  
Enquiries to:    
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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