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Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S: Transactions in connection with share buy-back programme

Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S
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Company Announcement
No. 36/2020

Copenhagen, 2 November 2020

Transactions in connection with share buy-back programme

On 28 August 2020, Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S (“STG”) announced that a share buy-back programme of an aggregated price of up to DKK 300 million was launched with the purpose to adjust the Company’s capital structure and meet obligations relating to the Group’s share-based incentive programme.

The buy-back programme is executed in accordance with Regulation No. 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (the “Market Abuse Regulation”) and Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052, also referred to as the Safe Harbour rules. The share buy-back programme will end no later than 26 February 2021.

The following transactions have been executed from 26 October to 30 October 2020:

Number of shares

Average purchase price, DKK

Transaction value, DKK

Accumulated, last announcement

909,085

87,092,195

26 October 2020

30,053

90.75

2,727,208

27 October 2020

20,314

89.76

1,823,476

28 October 2020

30,427

86.98

2,646,397

29 October 2020

16,470

87.82

1,446,348

30 October 2020

22,850

89.34

2,041,389

Accumulated under the program

1,029,199

97,777,013

A detailed overview of transactions during the period 26 October – 30 October 2020 is attached to this announcement.

Following the above transactions STG owns a total of 1,305,707 treasury shares, corresponding to 1.31% of the total share capital.

For further information, please contact:
Investors: Torben Sand, Head of Investor Relations,
phone: +45 5084 7222 or torben.sand@st-group.com

Media: Simon Mehl Augustesen, Director of Group Communications,
phone: +1 484-379-8725 or simon.augustesen@st-group.com

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