SBM Offshore reports that it has completed its EUR175 million share repurchase program.
Between February 14, 2019 and May 20, 2019 a total of 10,422,259 common shares were repurchased, at an average price of EUR16.79 per share. Further detailed information regarding all individual transactions can be accessed via the Investor Relations Center of the Company’s website.
The repurchases were made under the EUR175 million share repurchase program announced on and effective from February 14, 2019. The objective of the program was to reduce share capital and, in addition, to provide shares for regular management and employee share programs. Information regarding the aggregate of the transactions (calculated on a daily basis) for the period in which the program was executed can be found in the top half of the table below.
Final Period Share Repurchase Program Transaction Details
SBM Offshore reports the transaction details related to its EUR175 million (c. US$200 million) share repurchase program for the period May 16, 2019 through May 20, 2019 in the bottom half of the table below.
Share Repurchase Program
|Overall progress Share Repurchase Program:|
|Total Repurchase Amount||EUR 175,000,000|
|Cumulative Repurchase Amount||EUR 175,000,004|
|Cumulative Quantity Repurchased||10,422,259|
|Cumulative Average Repurchase Price||EUR 16.79|
|Start Date||February 14, 2019|
|End Date||May 20, 2019|
|Percentage of program completed as at May 20, 2019||100%|
|Overview of details of last 3 trading days:
|Trade Date||Quantity Repurchased||Average Purchase Price||Settlement Amount|
|May 16, 2019||106,000||EUR 16.97||EUR 1,798,779|
|May 17, 2019||260,000||EUR 16.90||EUR 4,393,905|
|May 20, 2019||321,914||EUR 16.97||EUR 5,461,928|
|Total1||687,914||EUR 16.94||EUR 11,654,613|
|1 All shares bought on Euronext Amsterdam|
This press release contains information which is to be made publicly available under the Market Abuse Regulation (nr. 596/2014). The information concerns a regular update of the transactions conducted under SBM Offshore’s current share repurchase program, as announced by the Company on February 14, 2019, details of which are available on its website.
SBM Offshore N.V. is a listed holding company that is headquartered in Amsterdam. It holds direct and indirect interests in other companies that collectively with SBM Offshore N.V. form the SBM Offshore Group (“the Company”).
SBM Offshore provides floating production solutions to the offshore energy industry, over the full product lifecycle. The Company is market leading in leased floating production systems delivered to date, with multiple units currently in operation and has unrivalled operational experience in this field. The Company’s main activities are the design, supply, installation, operation and the life extension of floating production solutions for the offshore energy industry.
As of December 31, 2018, Group companies employ approximately 4,350 people worldwide, including circa 650 contractors, which are spread over offices in key markets, operational shore bases and the offshore fleet of vessels. Group Companies employ a further 400 people, working for the joint ventures with two construction yards. For further information, please visit our website at www.sbmoffshore.com.
The companies in which SBM Offshore N.V. directly and indirectly owns investments are separate entities. In this communication “SBM Offshore” is sometimes used for convenience where references are made to SBM Offshore N.V. and its subsidiaries in general, or where no useful purpose is served by identifying the particular company or companies.
The Management Board
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, May 16, 2019
|Half-Year 2019 Earnings – Press Release||August 8||2019|
|Trading Update 3Q 2019 – Press Release||November 14||2019|
|Full-Year 2019 Earnings – Press Release||February 13||2020|
|Annual General Meeting of Shareholders||April 8||2020|
|Trading Update 1Q 2020 – Press Release||May 14||2020|
For further information, please contact:
Director Corporate Finance and IR
|Telephone:||+31 (0) 20 236 3222|
|Mobile:||+31 (0) 6 21 14 10 17|
Group Communications Director
|Telephone:||+31 (0) 20 2363 170|
|Mobile:||+31 (0) 6 25 68 71 67|
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