RNS Number : 3981C
SVG Capital PLC
30 April 2012
SVG Capital plc ("SVG" or the "Company")
Purchase of Own Shares
SVG announces that on 30 April 2012 the Company purchased 200,000 ordinary shares at an average price of 278.4 pence per share (with the highest price being 281.3 pence and the lowest being 277 pence per share) representing approximately 0.07 per cent of the Company's current issued ordinary share capital. These 200,000 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 10,282,839 Ordinary Shares held in treasury) is 284,548,761.
The figure of 284,548,761 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 25,859,162 ordinary shares.
For further information please contact:
SVG Capital plc
Stuart Ballard 020 7010 8935
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