RNS Number : 0454V
Provident Financial PLC
03 April 2019

Provident Financial plc (the "Company")

3 April 2019


Provident Financial plc - Rule 2.9 announcement

In accordance with Rule 2.9 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers, the Company hereby confirms that, as at 3 April 2019, the Company had in issue 253,375,612 ordinary shares of 20 8/11p each. The International Securities Identification Number of the shares is GB00B1Z4ST84.

The Company has an American Depositary Receipts ("ADR") programme sponsored and administered by BNY Mellon.  1 ADR represents 1 ordinary share of the Company.  The ADRs are traded over-the-counter (OTC).  The trading symbol for the ADRs is FPLPY PQ EQUITY and FPLPY UV EQUITY and the CUSIP is 74387B103.


Charlotte Davies, General Counsel & Company Secretary

Tel: +44 (0)203 620 3689



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