PJSC Polyus (LSE, MOEX — PLZL) («Polyus» or the «Company») announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary Polyus Service LLC acquired a total of 69,564 Company’s ordinary shares pursuant to the Company’s buyback programme announced on 31 January 2022 («Programme»).
The shares were purchased by Polyus Service LLC during the period from 28 February 2022 to 1 March 2022 as a result of transactions earlier executed on the Moscow Exchange by a broker engaged by Polyus Service LLC.
Since the launch of the Programme Polyus Service LLC has acquired a total of 69,564 Polyus’ ordinary shares.
The Company was notified by Polyus Service LLC of the acquisition on 4 March 2022
Polyus is the world’s fourth-largest gold mining company by production volumes and the largest gold miner in terms of attributable gold ore reserves. The Company has the lowest production costs among major global gold producers. Its principal operations are located in Siberia and the Russian Far East: Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk and Magadan regions and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
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