Cancellation of Treasury Shares and TVRSource: RNS
The Sage Group plc.
16 December 2021
Cancellation of Treasury Shares and Total Voting Rights
The Sage Group plc. ("Sage") announces that on 15 December 2021, Sage cancelled 20,000,000 ordinary shares of 14/77 pence each previously held in treasury.
Following the above cancellation, Sage's issued share capital as at 15 December 2021 consists of 1,100,789,295 ordinary shares of 14/77 pence each ("Ordinary Shares"), of which 76,641,657 Ordinary Shares are held in treasury (and do not carry voting rights) and 190,962 Ordinary Shares are held in The Sage Group plc. Employee Benefit Trust.
Therefore, the total exercisable voting rights in Sage as at 15 December 2021 are 1,024,147,638.
The above figure 1,024,147,638 may be used by shareholders 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, Sage under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.
This announcement is made in accordance with Listing Rule 12.6.4 and DTR 5.6.1A.
The Sage Group plc. +44 (0) 7900 046714
James Sandford, Investor Relations
Amy Lawson, Media
Vicki Bradin, Company Secretary and General Counsel
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