Transaction in own shares
Sagentia Group plc (AIM:SAG) announces that on 24 October 2014, it purchased 100,000 of its 1 pence ordinary shares at an average price of 118.25 pence per share. The highest price paid per share was 118.5 pence and the lowest price paid per share was 118 pence. Sagentia purchased these shares through Numis Securities Limited.
The number of shares purchased represented 0.27% of the voting rights attributable to the total ordinary shares in issue prior to such purchase. The purchased shares will be held in treasury.
Sagentia has purchased to date 16.16% of its own shares.
The total number of ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares) following this announcement is 37,606,615. Sagentia holds 4,555,420 shares in treasury.