LSEG Publication of Offering Circular RNS 23Mar2021

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The information contained on the following pages of the website is restricted and is not for general release, publication or distribution in or into the United States ("U.S.") or to U.S. persons except (in respect of certain of the Securities (as defined below)) to qualified institutional buyers ("QIBs") as defined in Rule 144A ("Rule 144A")  under the Securities Act of 1933 (the “Securities Act”) or otherwise to persons to whom it can lawfully be distributed or any other jurisdiction where the communication of such information is restricted by law.

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The debt and other securities (the “Securities”) referred to on the following pages of the website have not been nor will they be registered under the Securities Act, or with any securities regulatory authority of any State or other jurisdiction of the United States and the Securities may not be offered, sold, pledged or otherwise transferred except to non-U.S. persons in an offshore transaction in accordance with Rule 903 or Rule 904 of Regulation S under the Securities Act ("Regulation S") or (in respect of certain of the Securities) within the United States only to QIBs in reliance on the exemption from the registration requirements of Section 5 of the Securities Act provided by Rule 144A, or another exemption therefrom, in each case in accordance with any applicable securities laws of any state of the United States. There will be no public offering of Securities in the United States.

In addition, certain of the Securities referred to on the following pages of the website are in bearer form and are subject to U.S. tax law requirements and may not be offered, sold, or delivered within the United States or its possessions or to a United States person, except in certain transactions permitted by United States tax regulations. Terms used in this paragraph have the meanings given to them by the U.S. Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

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