RNS Number : 9386X
SVG Capital PLC
22 February 2012
SVG Capital plc ("SVG" or the "Company")
Purchase of Own Shares
SVG announces that on 22 February 2012 the Company purchased 164,000 ordinary shares at an average price of 269.8964 pence per share (with the highest price being 270 pence and the lowest being 268.4 pence per share) representing approximately 0.05 per cent of the Company's current issued ordinary share capital. These 164,000 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 5,216,410 Ordinary Shares held in treasury) is 305,191,513.
The figure of 305,191,513 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.
Following the purchase, the cumulative number of shares purchased during the period from 23 September 2011 to date is 5,216,410 ordinary shares.
For further information please contact:
SVG Capital plc
Stuart Ballard 020 7010 8935
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