RNS Number : 8325P
SVG Capital PLC
07 October 2011
SVG Capital plc ("SVG" or the "Company")
Purchase of Own Shares
SVG announces that on 07 October 2011 the Company purchased 160,000 ordinary shares at an average price of 194.316 pence per share (with the highest price being 197.4 pence and the lowest price being 189.3 pence per share) representing approximately 0.05 per cent of the Company's current issued ordinary share capital. These 160,000 ordinary shares are to be held in treasury.
For the purposes of the Financial Services Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules, the total number of ordinary shares in issue as at the date of this notice (excluding 1,679,830 Ordinary Shares held in treasury) is 308,728,093.
The figure of 308,728,093 may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they can determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in the Company, under the Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
For further information please contact:
SVG Capital plc
Stuart Ballard 020 7010 8935
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