15 May 2019
Smith & Nephew plc (the "Company")
Transaction in Own Shares
The Company has today cancelled 1,155,996 of its ordinary shares of US 20¢ each ("Shares") previously held in Treasury. These Shares were issued in connection with employee share schemes in Quarter 1 2019 and have been purchased as part of a programme to keep the total issued share capital broadly constant.
Following the cancellation of these Shares the Company holds 11,249,300 of its shares in Treasury. The Company's issued share capital, with one voting right per share consists of 874,729,257 ordinary shares of US20¢ each. This is the figure which should be used by shareholders as the denominator when determining whether they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
This announcement is made in accordance with the requirements of LR 12.6.4.
Smith & Nephew plc
Tel: 01923 477216
|London Stock Exchange plc is not responsible for and does not check content on this Website. Website users are responsible for checking content. Any news item (including any prospectus) which is addressed solely to the persons and countries specified therein should not be relied upon other than by such persons and/or outside the specified countries. Terms and conditions, including restrictions on use and distribution apply.|
|©London Stock Exchange plc. All rights reserved|