RNS Number : 4876F
Utilico Emerging Markets Limited
27 April 2011


Utilico Emerging Markets Limited


Transaction in Own Shares


Utilico Emerging Markets Limited (the "Company") announces that it purchased for cancellation 2,800,000 ordinary shares on 26 April 2011, at a price of 160.0 pence per share.  This transaction follows the announcement on 12 April 2011 which stated that all unpublished price sensitive information which the Directors and the Company may have in the period leading up to the announcement of its annual results has previously been and will continue to be notified via a regulatory information service and, therefore, that purchases by the Company of its own shares may take place.



Following this purchase the Company's issued share capital consists of 215,778,793 ordinary shares.


The above figure (215,778,793) may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interests in, the Company under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.


For further information, please contact:


F&C Management Limited

Westhouse Securities Limited (Nomad and Broker)

Martin Cassels

Alastair Moreton

0131 718 1095

Hannah Pearce

0207 601 6118.


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