TORONTO, May 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — International Petroleum Corporation (IPC or the Corporation) (TSX, Nasdaq Stockholm: IPCO) is pleased to announce that IPC repurchased a total of 135,300 IPC common shares (ISIN: CA46016U1084) during the period of May 8 to 12, 2023 under IPC’s normal course issuer bid / share repurchase program (NCIB).
IPC’s NCIB, announced on December 1, 2022, is being implemented in accordance with the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR) and Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 2016/1052 (Safe Harbour Regulation) and the applicable rules and policies of the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and Nasdaq Stockholm and applicable Canadian and Swedish securities laws.
During the period of May 8 to 12, 2023, IPC repurchased a total of 95,000 IPC common shares on Nasdaq Stockholm. All of these share repurchases were carried out by Pareto Securities AB on behalf of IPC.
For more information regarding transactions under the NCIB in Sweden, including aggregated volume, weighted average price per share and total transaction value for each trading day during the period of May 8 to 12, 2023, see the following link to Nasdaq Stockholm’s website:
A detailed breakdown of the transactions conducted on Nasdaq Stockholm during the period of May 8 to 12, 2023 according to article 5.3 of MAR and article 2.3 of the Safe Harbour Regulation is available with this press release on IPC’s website: www.international-petroleum.com/investors/#press.
During the same period, IPC purchased a total of 40,300 IPC common shares on the TSX. All of these share repurchases were carried out by ATB Capital Markets Inc. on behalf of IPC.
All common shares repurchased by IPC under the NCIB will be cancelled. As at May 12, 2023, the total number of issued and outstanding IPC common shares is 131,737,146 with voting rights, of which IPC holds 391,400 common shares in treasury.
Since December 5, 2022 up to and including May 12, 2023, a total of 6,212,553 IPC common shares have been repurchased under the NCIB through the facilities of the TSX and Nasdaq Stockholm. A maximum of 9,333,859 IPC common shares may be repurchased over the period of twelve months commencing December 5, 2022 and ending December 4, 2023, or until such earlier date as the NCIB is completed or terminated by IPC.
International Petroleum Corp. (IPC) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with a high quality portfolio of assets located in Canada, Malaysia and France, providing a solid foundation for organic and inorganic growth. IPC is a member of the Lundin Group of Companies. IPC is incorporated in Canada and IPC’s shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange under the symbol “IPCO”.
For further information, please contact:
VP Corporate Planning and Investor Relations
Tel: +41 22 595 10 50
Tel: +46 701 11 26 15
The information was submitted for publication, through the contact persons set out above, at 11:00 CEST on May 15, 2023.