Transaction in own shares
Man Group plc (the "Company") announces that on 19 May 2017 it purchased for cancellation 74,961 of its ordinary shares with a weighted average price of 155.4299 pence per ordinary share pursuant to its $100 million share repurchase programme, details of which were announced on 14 October 2016. The highest price paid per share was 155.7 pence and the lowest price paid per share was 154.3 pence. Details of the relevant repurchase transactions are set out below:
Description of shares: Man Group plc - ordinary shares 3 3/7 cents
Number of shares repurchased: 74,961
Date of transaction: 19 May 2017
Time of transaction: 08:15 - 16:35
Broker: Merrill Lynch International
Since the commencement of the share repurchase programme, the Company has repurchased 50,451,913 ordinary shares in aggregate at a weighted average price of 129.4646 pence per share.
Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of ordinary shares in issue will be 1,661,533,850.
The Company does not hold any shares in treasury.
All transactions under this programme will be published on the Company's website (www.man.com) on a weekly basis.
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