Share repurchase programme 2019
As part of SSE’s capital return programme, announced on 1 February 2019, and in accordance with the Company's share buyback authority granted by shareholders at the Company’s Annual General Meeting on 19 July 2018 (being 101,517,639 shares), the EU Market Abuse Regulation and Chapter 12 of the UK Listing Rules, SSE have initiated a discretionary share repurchase programme to reduce the share capital of the company. All shares purchased will be cancelled during the term of the programme.
Any share purchases under the Programme will be effected within certain pre-set parameters. A summary of all share repurchase transactions are available below.