Released 14:42 05-May-2010
Legal & General Group Plc
Purchase of Shares for the Legal & General Employees' Share Ownership Trust
Legal & General Group Plc announces that, the trustees of the Legal & General Employees' Share Ownership Trust (ESOT) have purchased the following number of Ordinary shares of 2.5p each.
Date of purchase: 4 May 2010
Number of ordinary shares purchased: 1,436,596
Highest price paid per share: 85.48p
Lowest price paid per share: 83.46p
Volume weighted average price paid per share: 84.42p
These shares were acquired to satisfy needs arising under existing employee share schemes in which employees and executive directors participate.
Deputy Company Secretary
5 May 2010