Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S: Transactions in connection with share buy-back programme

Company Announcement
No. 43/2021


Copenhagen, 23 August 2021

Transactions in connection with share buy-back programme

On 10 March 2021, Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S (“STG”) announced that a share buy-back programme of an aggregated price of up to DKK 600 million was launched with the purpose to adjust the Company’s capital structure and meet obligations relating to the Group’s share-based incentive programme.

The buy-back programme is executed in accordance with Regulation No. 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (the “Market Abuse Regulation”) and Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052, also referred to as the Safe Harbour rules. The share buy-back programme will end no later than 28 February 2022.

The following transactions have been executed from 16 August to 20 August 2021:

 Number of sharesAverage purchase price, DKKTransaction value, DKK
Accumulated, last announcement2,069,640 259,931,072
16 August 202113,390128.191,716,527
17 August 20219,115128.331,169,738
18 August 202115,000131.281,969,194
19 August 202118,037129.492,335,525
20 August 202112,203139.741,705,230
Correction29,376 259,931
Accumulated under the programme2,166,921 272,491,653

In Company Announcements no. 40 as of 9 August 2021 and no. 41 as of 16 August 2021 “Accumulated under the programme” were not stated correctly. The difference is included in the table. All data for trades per day have been stated correctly in the announcements.

A detailed overview of transactions during the period 16 August – 20 August 2021 is attached to this announcement.

Following the above transactions STG owns a total of 2,750,495 treasury shares, corresponding to 2.82% of the total share capital.

For further information, please contact:
Investors: Torben Sand, Head of Investor Relations,
phone: +45 5084 7222 or

Media: Simon Mehl Augustesen, Director of Group Communications,
phone: +1 484-379-8725 or