Betfair Group plc

Repurchase of Ordinary Shares

Press Release   •   Nov 30, 2011 10:58 GMT

Betfair Group plc (the "Company") announces that in accordance with the authority granted by shareholders at the Company's Annual General Meeting on 22nd September 2011 it purchased 20,000 of its Ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each ("shares") on 29th November 2011 for cancellation.


The average price paid per share was 761.52 pence per share.

The highest price paid per share was 755.50 pence per share.

The lowest price paid per share was 775.50 pence per share.


To date 3,345,509 shares have been repurchased under this authority.


Following the above transaction the Company has 104,916,797 shares in issue. This number represents the total voting rights in the Company and may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they can determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the Financial Services Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.