Singapore share buybacks Thursday: SGX, SPH, Keppel REIT, Straits Trading

SGX ticker at Shenton Way building in Singapore; taken October 2018.SGX ticker at Shenton Way building in Singapore; taken October 2018.

These are Singapore companies which have bought back shares on Thursday 25 October 2018:

Singapore Exchange

Singapore Exchange said on Thursday that it bought back 150,000 shares in the market at S$6.92 to S$6.96 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$1.04 million.

Since the September 2018 start of its buyback mandate, Singapore Exchange has bought back 200,000 of its shares, or 0.02 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time the mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Thursday.

Singapore Press Holdings

Singapore Press Holdings said on Thursday that it bought back 371,300 shares in the market at S$2.62 to S$2.63 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$975,036.

Since the December 2017 start of its buyback mandate, SPH has bought back 2,171,300 shares, or 0.14 percent of the issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time the mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Thursday.

Keppel REIT

Keppel REIT’s manager said on Thursday that it bought back 500,000 units in the market at S$1.12 each for a total consideration, including other costs, or S$560,659. The units purchase will be cancelled, it said.

Since the April 2018 start of its buyback mandate, Keppel REIT’s manager has bought back 6,282,800 units, or 0.1854 percent of the issued units excluding treasury units when the mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Thursday.

Straits Trading

The Straits Trading Co. said on Thursday that it bought back 19,600 shares in the market at S$2.06 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$40,458.

Since the August 2018 start of its buyback mandate, Straits Trading has bought back 67,500 shares, or 0.017 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time the mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Thursday.

SunMoon Food

SunMoon Food said on Thursday that it bought back 100,000 shares in the market at S$0.0455 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$4,595.

Since the July 2018 start of the buyback mandate, SunMoon Food has bought back 2,733,800 shares, or 0.3798 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time the mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Thursday.

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