AstraZeneca 6-K 2014
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of January 2014
Commission File Number: 001-11960
2 Kingdom Street, London W2 6BD
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
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BLOCK LISTING APPLICATION>
A block listing application has been made for 10,000,000 Ordinary Shares of $0.25 each in AstraZeneca PLC (the "Company") to be admitted to the Official List of the UK Listing Authority and admitted to trading on the London Stock Exchange.
Admission is expected to become effective on 20 January 2014.
The shares will be issued fully paid and will rank pari passu in all respects with the existing ordinary shares of the Company and will be issued pursuant to the following employee share plans:
AstraZeneca Share Option Plan
AstraZeneca Savings-Related Share Option Plan
AstraZeneca All-Employee Share Plan
AstraZeneca PLC 2012 Savings-Related Share Option Scheme
A C N Kemp
17 January 2014
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.