REPURCHASE OF SHARES IN ASTRAZENECA PLC

AstraZeneca PLC announced that on 15 May 2012, it purchased for cancellation 550,000 ordinary shares of AstraZeneca PLC at a price of 2654 pence per share. Upon the cancellation of these shares, the number of shares in issue will be 1,266,580,309.

A C N Kemp

Company Secretary

16 May 2012

Tags:

About Us

AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business with a primary focus on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines. As a leader in gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, neuroscience, respiratory and inflammation, oncology and infectious disease medicines, AstraZeneca generated global revenues of US $32.8 billion in 2009. For more information please visit: www.astrazeneca.com

Subscribe