Report on share buyback for the purposes of cancelling own shares as part of the implementation of the 2022-2024 strategic plan
05 December 2022 - 13:56
REPORT ON SHARE BUYBACK FOR THE PURPOSES OF CANCELLING OWN SHARES AS PART OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE 2022-2024 STRATEGIC PLAN (LIFETIME PARTNER 24: DRIVING GROWTH), IMPLEMENTING THE RESOLUTION OF THE SHAREHOLDERS’ MEETING OF 29 APRIL 2022.
Trieste - Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A. (or the "Company") announces that it has purchased on the Euronext Milan market, organised and managed by Borsa Italiana S.p.A., during the period from 28 November 2022 to 2 December 2022, no. 1,697,877 treasury shares at a weighted average price per share equal to 16.98 euro, for an aggregate amount of 28,832,196.46 euro.
The purchase of treasury shares follows the announcement made on 2 August concerning the start of the share buyback for the purposes of cancelling own shares, implementing the resolution of the Shareholders’ Meeting of 29 April 2022 and the announcement made in the press release of 29 April 2022.
On the basis of the information provided by the intermediary appointed to carry out the purchases, please find below a table that summarises, in a daily and aggregate form, the Company’s ordinary shares’ purchases transactions carried out by the same intermediary on the Euronext Milan market during the period indicated above.
Following these purchases, as of 2 December 2022 the Company and its subsidiaries owns no. 39,661,243 treasury shares, equal to 2.50% of its share capital.
As a result of the purchase transactions described above, the share buyback for the purposes of cancelling own shares has been completed, since the resolution of the Shareholders' Meeting of April 29 2022 authorizing the purchase of treasury shares for a total disbursement of up to 500,000,000 euro has been fully implemented. The weighted average purchase price of the 33,101,371 treasury shares was 15.10 euro.
Please find also below the daily breakdown of purchases of Assicurazioni Generali ordinary shares (ISIN code IT0000062072) carried out during the period from 28 November 2022 to 2 December 2022.