9 July 2019
Gulf Keystone Petroleum Ltd. (LSE: GKP)
(“Gulf Keystone”, “GKP” or “the Company”)
Transaction in Own Shares
Gulf Keystone Petroleum, a leading independent operator and producer in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, announces that it has made the following redemptions pursuant to the share buyback programme (the “Programme”) announced on 8 July 2019.
Date of purchase
9 July 2019
Number of Ordinary Shares purchased
Highest price paid per Ordinary Share
Lowest price paid per Ordinary Shares
Volume weighted average price per Ordinary Share
Following the repurchase of the shares set out above, the Company’s issued share capital consists of 229,429,566 Ordinary Shares. 230,000 Ordinary shares are held in Treasury. For reporting under the FCA’s Disclosure and Transparency Rules, Shareholders should exclude any shares held in Treasury and should use the figure of 229,199,566 Ordinary Shares (the issued voting share capital) when determining if they are required to notify their interest, or a change of their interest in the Company.
The Company will make further announcements in due course following the completion of any further purchases pursuant to the Programme.
In accordance with Article 5(1)(b) of the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 details of the purchase of its own ordinary shares by the Company, which were all executed through the Company’s broker, Canaccord Genuity Limited, are set out below: