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

Gentofte, DENMARK

Company Announcement
No. 61/2022


Copenhagen, 17 Oct 2022

Transactions in connection with share buy-back programme

On 19 May 2022, Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S announced that the share buy-back programme that was initiated 9 March 2022 was increased to an aggregated value of up to DKK 1,000 million. The purpose of the programme is to adjust the Company’s capital structure and meet obligations relating to the Group’s share-based incentive programme.

Part of 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. Another part of the share buy-back programme is conducted as a directed buy-back from Chr. Augustinus Fabrikker Aktieselskab and C.W. Obel A/S as further described in company announcement no. 35/2022. The share buy-back programme will end no later than 28 February 2023.

The following transactions have been executed from 10 October to 14 October 2022:

 Number of sharesAverage
purchase price, DKK
Transaction value, DKK
Accumulated, last announcement3,850,214 500,771,418
10-Oct-22 8,570 113.23 970,421
11-Oct-22 21,878 114.21 2,498,590
12-Oct-22 20,950 115.78 2,425,606
13-Oct-22 20,960 116.99 2,452,192
14-Oct-22 20,868 117.75 2,457,121
Total, 10 October – 14 October 2022 93,226 115.8910,803,931
Bought from CAF, 14 October 2022* 41,605 115.89 4,821,590
Bought from CWO, 14 October 2022* 19,261  115.89  2,232,151
Accumulated under the programme4,004,306  518,629,090

*According to separate agreements as from 20 May 2022 Chr. Augustinus Fabrikker Aktieselskab (CAF) participates on a 27.0% pro-rata basis and C.W.Obel A/S (CWO) participates on a 12.5% pro-rata basis to the shares purchased in the share buy-back programme.

A detailed overview of transactions during the period 10 October – 14 October 2022 is attached to this announcement.

Following the above transactions Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S owns a total of 4,450,368 treasury shares, corresponding to 4.79% of the total share capital.

For further information, please contact:
Torben Sand, Head of Investor Relations,
phone: +45 5084 7222 or



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