SDRL - Mandatory notification of trade
Hamilton, Bermuda, January 3, 2013 - In connection
with the Company's Employee Share Ownership Plan
(ESOP), eligible option holder has exercised options
to acquire 2,400 common shares at strike price
NOK139.35 per share.
The Company has used treasury shares to settle the
obligation related to the share option plan.
Consequently, Seadrill has reduced its holding of
treasury shares from 72,859 shares to 70,459.
This information is subject of the disclosure
requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities