UPDATE: Singapore share buybacks Wednesday: OCBC, SGX, Bumitama Agri, Jardine Strategic

SGX signage at the Shenton Way building; taken October 2018.SGX signage at the Shenton Way building.

This article was originally published on Wednesday, 13 March 2019 at 19:18 SGT; it has since been updated to include SingHaiyi Group.

These are Singapore companies which announced share buyback son Wednesday, 13 March 2019:

OCBC

OCBC bought back 200,000 shares in the market at S$11.00 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$2.20 million, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

Singapore Exchange

Singapore Exchange, or SGX, bought back 60,000 shares in the market at S$7.23 to S$7.25 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$434,968, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

The purchased shares are to fulfill obligations under the company’s share-based remuneration and restricted share plans, SGX said.

Jardine Matheson and Jardine Strategic

JMH Investments, a wholly owned subsidiary of Jardine Matheson, acquired 875,000 shares of Jardine Strategic in the market at US$39.315 to US$39.36 each, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

Jardine Matheson is a subsidiary of Jardine Strategic.

JMH Investments will retain the Jardine Strategic shares, the filing said.

Bumitama Agri

Bumitama Agri bought back 100,000 shares in the market at S$0.6767 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$67,747, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

Duty Free International

Duty Free International bought back 157,400 shares in the market at S$0.19706 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$31,197, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

SingHaiyi Group

SingHaiyi Group bought back 100,000 shares in the market at S$0.092 each for a total consideration, including other costs, of S$9,247, it said in a filing to SGX after the market close on Wednesday.

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