THE SAGE GROUP PLC.
TRANSACTION IN OWN SHARES
The Sage Group plc. ("Sage" or the "Group") announces that it has purchased the following number of its ordinary shares of 1 ⁴/₇₇ pence each (the "Shares") on the London Stock Exchange and Multilateral Trading Facilities from Morgan Stanley & Co. International Plc. This is pursuant to the share buyback programme announced on 3 September 2021 which is expected to end no later than 24 January 2022.
Date of purchase: 21 October 2021
Number of ordinary shares purchased: 358,488
Highest price paid per share: 717.80p
Lowest price paid per share: 710.00p
Volume weighted average price paid per share: 715.60p
These Shares will be held in treasury and used to meet obligations arising from share option programmes, or other allocations of shares, to employees or directors.
In accordance with Article 5(1)(b) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (as incorporated into UK domestic law by the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018), a schedule of individual trades by Morgan Stanley & Co. International Plc is available using the following link: