Total Voting Rights
August 28, 2009
Thomson Reuters - Voting Rights and Capital
Update for August 2009
NEW YORK, NY - August 28, 2009 - Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI; TSX: TRI; LSE: TRIL; NASDAQ: TRIN) today announced that:
Thomson Reuters PLC had 181,229,243 ordinary shares issued and outstanding as of the close of business (London time) on August 28, 2009; and
Thomson Reuters Corporation had 647,818,677 common shares issued and outstanding as of the close of business (Toronto time) on August 27, 2009.
Under its dual listed company (DLC) structure, Thomson Reuters has two parent companies - Thomson Reuters Corporation and Thomson Reuters PLC. Holders of Thomson Reuters Corporation common shares and Thomson Reuters PLC ordinary shares both have a stake in Thomson Reuters, with cash dividend, capital distribution and voting rights that are comparable to the rights they would have if they were holding shares in one company carrying on Thomson Reuters business. Thomson Reuters had a total of 829,047,920 common shares and ordinary shares issued and outstanding as of today.
Shareholders determining whether they need to notify their voting interest in, or a change in their voting interest in, Thomson Reuters PLC under the UK FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules may use 181,229,243 as the denominator for their calculations. Shareholders with notification requirements in the United Kingdom may also wish to consult with their legal advisors regarding any applicable U.S. or Canadian filings or notifications regarding their Thomson Reuters voting interests.
Thomson Reuters holds no shares in treasury at this time.
This notification is made in accordance with Disclosure and Transparency Rule 5.6.1.
Assistant Company Secretary
Thomson Reuters PLC
Tel. no. 020 7542 6706
This information is provided by RNS