Diageo has made another share transaction. The UK-based company said on Friday (12 November) that it had purchased 650,000 ordinary shares.

The transaction, through Cazenove & Co. Ltd, valued the shares at 747.2122 pence per share. The purchased shares will all be held as treasury shares.

Following the above purchase, Diageo plc holds 17,350,000 ordinary shares as treasury shares. The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding shares held as treasury shares) is 3,032,108,724.