Company Announcements

Transaction in Own Shares

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Standard Chartered PLC
31 March 2023




31 March 2023


Transaction in own shares


Standard Chartered PLC ("SC") announces that today it purchased the following number of its ordinary shares of US$0.50 each from Goldman Sachs International, pursuant to the share buy-back programme previously detailed in the announcement of 17 February 2023 (the "Programme").


Ordinary shares:



Date of purchase:

31 March 2023



Aggregate number of ordinary shares purchased:




Lowest price paid per share:

607.20 pence



Highest price paid per share:

619.80 pence



Average price paid per share:

614.00 pence



Aggregated information of ordinary shares purchased today according to each trading venue:


Weighted average price paid per share (GB pence)

Aggregate number of shares purchased

Lowest price paid per share (GB pence)

Highest price paid per share (GB pence)

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SC intends to cancel the purchased shares.



Following the cancellation of the purchased shares, SC will have 2,836,555,147 ordinary shares in issue. Therefore, the total number of voting rights in SC will be 709,138,786.



Any share purchases pursuant to the Programme will be effected in accordance with certain pre-set parameters and limits, and in accordance with applicable law and regulation as described in more detail in SC's announcement of 17 February 2023.



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 full breakdown of the individual trades is attached to this announcement.

This announcement will also be available on SC's website at:


Enquiries to:


Gregg J Powell, Head of Investor Relations                       +44 (0) 20 7885 5172


Shaun Gamble, Director, Group Media Relations:            +44 (0) 20 7885 5934


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