Company name HSBC Holdings PLC
Headline Transaction in Own Shares


RNS Number : 0025A
HSBC Holdings PLC
20 March 2017
 

 

HSBC HOLDINGS PLC

20 March 2017

Transaction in own shares

HSBC Holdings plc (the Company) announces that it has purchased for cancellation the following number of its ordinary shares of US$0.50 each on the London Stock Exchange from Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited (Credit Suisse) as part of its buyback announced on 22 February 2017.

 

 

Date of purchase:

20 March 2017

Number of ordinary shares of US$0.50 each purchased:

3,100,000

Highest price paid per share:

£6.6000

Lowest price paid per share:

£6.5460

Volume weighted average price paid per share:

£6.5820

 

 

Following the cancellation of the repurchased shares, the Company will have 20,190,550,227 ordinary shares in issue, including 325,273,407 ordinary shares which are held in treasury. Therefore the total voting rights in HSBC Holdings plc will be 19,865,276,820. This figure for the total number of voting rights may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, HSBC Holdings plc under the FCA's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.

 

 

In accordance with Article 5(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (the Market Abuse Regulation), a full breakdown of the individual trades is attached to this announcement.

 

http://www.rns-pdf.londonstockexchange.com/rns/0025A_-2017-3-20.pdf

This announcement will also be available on HSBC's website at www.hsbc.com/sea

 

Enquiries to:

 

 

Jodie Bending

Shareholder Services Team

+44 (0) 207 992 5784

 

 

 


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