The Company announces that it today purchased 48,229 ordinary shares of 1 pence each ("Ordinary Shares") at a price of 20.5p per Ordinary Share, representing 0.15 per cent of the Company's issued share capital before the transaction. These shares will be held in treasury.

In conformity with the Disclosure and Transparency Rules, the Company would like to notify the market of the following:

The Company's issued share capital as at 13 May 2013 consists of 31,721,178 Ordinary Shares. The Company holds 48,229 Ordinary Shares in Treasury.

Therefore, the total number of voting rights in the Company is 31,672,949.

The figure of 31,672,949 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 interest in, the Company under the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.


For further details, please contact:

IPPlus plc

William Catchpole - Chief Executive Officer

Stuart Gordon - Chief Financial Officer


+44 (0) 844 544 6800

N+1 Singer (Nominated Adviser & Broker)

Aubrey Powell


+44 (0) 20 7496 3000