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Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Eland Oil & Gas PLC

Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 9390I
Eland Oil & Gas PLC
13 August 2019
 

13 August 2019

Eland Oil & Gas PLC

("Eland" or the "Company")

Transaction in Own Shares

Eland Oil & Gas PLC (AIM:ELA), an oil & gas production and development company operating in West Africa with an initial focus on Nigeria, announces that it has made the following redemptions pursuant to the share buyback programme (the "Programme") announced on 19 November 2018 and amended on 20 March 2019:

Date of purchase:

13 August 2019

Number of Ordinary Shares purchased:

51,568

Highest price paid per Ordinary Share:

124.300

Lowest price paid per Ordinary Share:

122.800

Volume weighted average price per Ordinary Share:

123.760

 

Following the repurchase of the shares set out above, the Company's issued share capital consists of 220,164,155 Ordinary Shares. 3,967,514 Ordinary shares are held in Treasury. For reporting under the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules, Shareholders should exclude any shares held in Treasury and should use the figure of 216,196,641 Ordinary Shares (the issued voting share capital) when determining if they are required to notify their interest, or a change of their interest in the Company.

The Company will make further announcements in due course following the completion of any further purchases pursuant to the Programme.

In accordance with Article 5(1)(b) of the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 details of the purchase of its own ordinary shares by the Company, which were all executed at the discretion of the Company's broker, Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited, are set out below:

Schedule of Purchases:

Shares purchased:

Eland Oil & Gas PLC (ISIN: GB00B8HHWX64)

Date of purchase:

13 August 2019

                                                                                                                                   

Aggregate Information:

Aggregated volume

51,568

Volume weighted average price

123.760

Venue

XLON

 

 

Individual Transactions:

 

 

Date of purchase

Time of purchase

Number of Ordinary Shares purchased:

Price paid per Ordinary Share (p)

13/08/2019

12:14:23

10,000

122.800

13/08/2019

14:37:03

8,000

123.200

13/08/2019

15:32:08

20,000

124.300

13/08/2019

16:20:13

3,451

124.000

13/08/2019

16:20:15

3,451

124.000

13/08/2019

16:29:26

3,451

124.000

13/08/2019

16:29:55

3,215

124.000

 

 

For further information:

 

Eland Oil & Gas PLC (+44 (0)1224 737300)

www.elandoilandgas.com

George Maxwell, CEO

Ronald Bain, CFO

Finlay Thomson, IR

 

Peel Hunt LLP, Nominated Adviser & Joint Broker (+44 (0)20 7418 8900)

Richard Crichton

David McKeown

 

Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited, Joint Broker (+44 (0)20 7710 7600)

Callum Stewart

Nicholas Rhodes

Ashton Clanfield

 

Camarco (+44 (0) 203 757 4980)

Billy Clegg

Georgia Edmonds

Tom Huddart

 

This announcement contains inside information as defined in Article 7 of the Market Abuse Regulation No. 596/2014 and is disclosed in accordance with the Company's obligations under Article 17 of those Regulations.


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