Singapore share buybacks Wednesday: Keppel REIT, UOB, OCBC, Stamford Land

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

These are Singapore companies which announced share buybacks on Wednesday 12 December 2018:

Keppel REIT

Keppel REIT said on Wednesday that it bought back 1.7 million units in the market at S$1.17 to S$1.18 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$2.0 million.

The REIT manager said all repurchased units would be cancelled.

Since the April 2018 start of its buyback mandate, Keppel REIT has bought back 22,892,900 units, or 0.6754 percent of its issued units excluding treasury units at the time its mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

UOB

UOB said on Wednesday that it bought back 60,131 shares in the market at S$24.43 to S$24.73 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$1.48 million.

Since the April 2018 start of its buyback mandate, UOB has bought back 5,585,250 shares, or 0.3363 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time its mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

OCBC

OCBC said on Wednesday that it bought back 100,000 shares in the market at S$11.22 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$1.12 million.

Since the April 2018 start of its buyback mandate, OCBC has bought back 8,625,000 shares, or 0.206 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time its mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

Stamford Land

Stamford Land said on Wednesday that it bought back 1,639,600 shares in the market at S$0.49 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$804,607.

Since the July 2018 start of its buyback mandate, Stamford Land has bought back 18,392,200 shares, or 2.129 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time its mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

Singapore Post

Singapore Post said on Wednesday that it bought back 490,000 shares in the market at S$0.93 to S$0.935 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$457,708.

Since the July 2018 start of its buyback mandate, SingPost has bought back 8,840,000 shares, or 0.3905 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time its mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

SingHaiyi Group

SingHaiyi Group said on Wednesday that it bought back 5.96 million shares in the market at S$0.07936 each for a total consideration, including other costs, or S$473,694.

Since the July 2018 start of its buyback mandate, SingHaiyi has bought back 31,877,400 shares, or 0.744 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time its mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

Duty Free International

Duty Free International said on Wednesday that it bought back 105,200 shares in the market at S$0.19843 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$20,995.

Since the June 2018 start of its buyback mandate, Duty Free International has bought back 4,799,500 shares, or 0.3955 percent of its issued shares excluding treasury shares at the time its mandate began, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

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