Oslo, Norway (11 March 2021) – On period from 14 May 2021 to 19 May 2021, TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA (TGS) purchased 60,000 own shares on the Oslo Stock Exchange at an average price of NOK 118.2043 per share. Following the purchase TGS holds 295,000 own shares, representing 0.251% of the total outstanding shares.
The shares were purchased in connection with the share repurchase announced on 11 February 2021.
|Overview of transactions|
|Date||Aggregated daily volume (number of shares)||Weighted average share price per day (NOK)||Total daily transaction value (NOK)|
|Previously disclosed buy-backs under the program (accumulated)||160,000||144.0773||23,052,373|
|Accumulated under the buy-back program||220,000||137.0210||30,144,629|
|The issuer's holding of own shares:|
|Following the completion of the above transactions, TGS owns a total of 295,000 own shares, corresponding to 0.251% of TGS' share capital.|
|An overview of all transactions made under the buy-back programme that have been carried out during the above-mentioned time period is attached to this report and available at www.newsweb.no|
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Forward Looking Statement
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