UK markets closed
  • NIKKEI 225

    26,571.87
    +140.32 (+0.53%)
     
  • HANG SENG

    17,860.31
    +5.17 (+0.03%)
     
  • CRUDE OIL

    78.92
    +2.21 (+2.88%)
     
  • GOLD FUTURES

    1,636.90
    +3.50 (+0.21%)
     
  • DOW

    29,079.84
    -180.97 (-0.62%)
     
  • BTC-GBP

    17,737.49
    -238.26 (-1.33%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    435.50
    -23.64 (-5.15%)
     
  • ^IXIC

    10,792.06
    -10.86 (-0.10%)
     
  • ^FTAS

    3,810.44
    -31.01 (-0.81%)
     

Eimskip: Transaction in relation to a share buy-back program

·2-min read
Eimskipafelag Islands hf.
Eimskipafelag Islands hf.

In week 35 2022 Eimskip purchased 225,900 of its own shares, at a purchase price of ISK 131,726,500 as further stipulated below:

Date

Time

No. of shares

Share price

Purchase price

29.8.2022

10:36:05

900

585

526,500

29.8.2022

13:15:46

40,000

590

23,600,000

30.8.2022

14:13:23

40,000

587.5

23,500,000

31.8.2022

15:14:17

40,000

590

23,600,000

1.9.2022

13:47:41

40,000

580

23,200,000

1.9.2022

14:10:23

25,000

580

14,500,000

2.9.2022

14:16:12

40,000

570

22,800,000

Total

 

225,900

 

131,726,500

The trade is in accordance with Eimskip‘s buy-back program as published on Nasdaq Iceland on 18 August 2022.

Eimskip held 1,989,483 own shares prior to the notified transactions, and holds 2,215,383 after them, or the equivalent of 1.3% of issued shares in the company.

Under current buy-back program Eimskip has purchased a total of 454,076 shares in the company, corresponding to 26.7% of the maximum amount of shares to be purchased under this program. Total purchase price is ISK 269,602,840 corresponding to 26,9% of the maximum ISK amount of the buy-back program.

Buy-back under the program will amount to a maximum of 1,700,000 shares and the market value amount will not exceed ISK 1,000,000,000. The buy-back program is in effect for 18 months post the Annual General Meeting held 17 March 2022, unless the conditions for maximum purchase are met before that time.

The execution of the buy-back program must comply with Act on Public Limited Companies, No. 2/1995. In addition, the buy-back program must be implemented as provided for in the Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council no. 596/2014, on market abuse, as well as the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052 on regulatory technical standards for the conditions applicable to buy-back programs and stabilization measures, which supplements that Regulation.

For further information please contact Edda Rut Björnsdóttir, Executive Vice President of Human Resources & Communications, tel: +354 825-3399, or email: investors@eimskip.is.