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Company Smith & Nephew Plc
TIDM SN.
Headline Transaction in Own Shares
Released 15:00 15-May-2019
Number 1540Z15

RNS Number : 1540Z
Smith & Nephew Plc
15 May 2019
 

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.

 

 

Susan Swabey

Company Secretary

Smith & Nephew plc

Tel: 01923 477216

 

 


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