Fri, 5th Aug 2022 18:22
STANDARD CHARTERED PLC
5 August 2022
Transaction in own shares
Standard Chartered PLC ("SC") announces that today it purchased the following number of its ordinary shares of US$0.50 each from J.P. Morgan Securities plc ("JPM Securities"), pursuant to the share buy-back programme previously outlined on 1 August 2022 (the "Programme").
Date of purchase:
5 August 2022
Aggregate number of ordinary shares purchased:
Lowest price paid per share:
Highest price paid per share:
Weighted average price paid per share:
All ordinary shares purchased today were bought back on the London Stock Exchange.
SC intends to cancel the purchased shares.
Following the cancellation of the purchased shares, SC will have 2,962,751,630 ordinary shares in issue. Therefore, the total number of voting rights in SC will be 740,687,907.
Any share purchases pursuant to the Programme will be effected in accordance with certain pre-set parameters and limits, and in accordance with applicable law and regulation as described in more detail in SC's announcement of 1 August 2022.
In accordance with Article 5(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) No. 596/2014 (as incorporated into UK domestic law by the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018), a full breakdown of the individual trades is attached to this announcement.
This announcement will also be available on SC's website at: https://www.sc.com/en/investors/stock-exchange-announcements/
Gregg J Powell, Group Head, Investor Relations
+44 (0) 20 7885 5172
Shaun Gamble, Director, Group Media Relations
+44 (0) 20 7885 5934