Buying, selling and transferring

How can I buy or sell Tesco's ADRs?

You can purchase Tesco ADRs through a Stockbroker or Investment Advisor.

How do I convert orindary shares into ADRs?

Converting ordinary shares into ADRs must be done through a broker investment advisor or through Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas.

Where can I find information on Tesco's ADR programme?

Information, including the current price quotes are on Deutsche Bank's ADR website at www.adr.db.com

Where are Tesco ADS shares traded?

The ADS shares are unlisted and trade OTC (over the counter). The ticker symbol is TSCDY. www.pinksheets.com

How can I find out how many ADS shares I hold?

Registered holders should refer to their account statement, ADR certificate or contact Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas directly. You may also access your account information on-line at www.amstock.com and click on ‘Shareholder Account Access’. First-time users will have to enter their social security number to establish a Personal Identification Number (PIN). Those holding their position through a broker in beneficial form will need to contact the broker directly to obtain this information.

How do I transfer or gift my certificated ADS shares?

Transactions involving ADR certificates require you to send your certificate to Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas for processing. Your certificate contains a stock power on the back that will need to be completed and your signature guaranteed with a Medallion Stamp from a bank or broker. Contact Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas to obtain instructions and requirements.

How do I transfer my book-entry ADS shares?

If you own your ADS shares in your own name, you can send a letter of instruction to Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas to transfer your shares. The instruction needs to include a Medallion Guarantee stamp from a bank or broker. Contact Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas to obtain instructions and requirements. If you own your ADRs through a broker, you will need to instruct your broker to transfer the shares.

How do I give a gift of book-entry ADS shares?

You may do this with a letter of instruction to Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas. The instruction needs to include a Medallion Guarantee stamp from a bank or broker. Contact Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas to obtain instructions and requirements.