MONTREAL: National Bank of Canada (the “Bank”) (NA) announces today the completion of its share repurchase program (the “Program”), as required by the conditions of the issuer bid exemption order issued to the Bank by the Ontario Securities Commission on October 4, 2017, in respect of the Program.
Under the Program agreement, on a continuous basis between October 11, 2017 and October 16, 2017, the Bank repurchased common shares of the Bank directly from a third party, subject to daily trading limitations and to an overall maximum of 1,000,000 common shares. The Program was included as part of the Bank’s Normal Course Issuer Bid announced on May 31st, 2017. The Bank purchased an aggregate of 1,000,000 common shares under the Program for an aggregate purchase price of $58,099,893.65. All common shares acquired under the Program were cancelled upon purchase by the Bank.