Imperial Tobacco announces purchase of 75,000 ordinary shares at average price of £23.13/share; highest price paid at £23.35/share, lowest price at £22.78/share

BRISTOL, England , July 9, 2013 (press release) – Imperial Tobacco has today, 8 July 2013, purchased 75,000 ordinary shares at an average price of 2313.44 pence per ordinary share. The highest price paid was 2335 pence per share and the lowest 2278 pence per share.

The purchased shares will all be held as treasury shares. Following the above purchase, Imperial Tobacco holds 96,638,532 ordinary shares as treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding shares held as treasury shares) is 971,304,349.

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