Purchase of Shares by Employee Benefit Trust
9 October 2019
ScS Group plc
("ScS", or the "Group")
Purchase of Shares by the Group's Employee Benefit Trust
ScS, one of the UK's largest retailers of upholstered furniture and floorings, confirms the following purchase of ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each in the Company ("Ordinary Shares") by the Group's Employee Benefit Trust (the "Trust").
On 4 October 2019, the Trust purchased 40,000 Ordinary Shares at a price of 222 pence per Ordinary Share.
The purpose of the Trust is to hold Ordinary Shares in trust in connection with the Group's share incentive schemes. The Trust has waived any dividends which it may be entitled to receive in respect of Ordinary Shares held by it, and has also agreed to waive voting rights to such shares.
Following this purchase, the Trust holds 211,718 Ordinary Shares representing c.0.53% of the Group's current issued share capital.
ScS Group PLC
David Knight, Chief Executive Officer
Chris Muir, Chief Financial Officer
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