Option exercise and increase in share capitalSource: RNS
For immediate release 3 August 2022
RWS Holdings plc
Option exercise and increase in share capital
RWS Holdings plc ("RWS" or "the Company"), a unique world-leading provider of technology-enabled language, content and intellectual property services, announces that 9,403 new ordinary shares of 1 pence each in RWS ("RWS Shares") were issued today in order to satisfy the exercise of options under the SDL plc 2019 Sharesave Scheme (which was rolled over into an RWS scheme at the time of RWS's acquisition of SDL plc in November 2020). These options had an exercise price of 334.8 pence per share. Admission is expected to take place at 8.00 am on 9 August 2022.
Following this exercise, the Company's issued share capital comprises 389,447,047 RWS Shares. RWS has no RWS Shares held in treasury. The above figure includes 55,896 RWS Shares that are held by the RWS Holdings plc Employee Benefit Trust in order to satisfy awards under the Company's employee share schemes. Therefore shareholders may use the figure of 389,391,151 as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, RWS under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure and Transparency Rules and as the number of voting rights in RWS. The International Securities Identification Number of RWS Shares is GB00BVFCZV34.
For further information, please visit: www.rws.com.
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