Sonae Capital, SGPS, SA informs about transactions of shares

 

 

SONAE CAPITAL SGPS, SA
Lugar do Espido, Via Norte, Maia
Share Capital: 250,000,000 Euro
Maia Commercial Registry and Fiscal Number 508 276 756
Sociedade aberta

ANNOUNCEMENT

Under the terms and in accordance with article 14 of CMVM Regulation nr. 5/2008 and with article 248-B of the Portuguese Securities Code, Sonae Capital, SGPS, SA (Sonae Capital) hereby informs on behalf of its directors, that its wholly owned affiliated company Sonae Financial Participations, BV sold, between 28 May and 3 June 2009, 172,500 shares in Sonae Indústria, SGPS, SA, indirectly owned by Sonae Capital, as follows:

Transaction Date

Settlement Date

Nr. Shares

Transaction

Price

Transaction Type 

28-05-2009

02-06-2009

7.500

Sale

2,443

Stock Exchange

29-05-2009 

03-06-2009

30.000

Sale

2,409

Stock Exchange

01-06-2009

04-06-2009

50.000

Sale

2,411

Stock Exchange

02-06-2009

05-06-2009

55.000

Sale

2,446

Stock Exchange

03-06-2009

08-06-2009

30.000

Sale

2,437

Stock Exchange

 

Total

172.500

 

 

 

After the completion of these transactions, Sonae Capital owns, indirectly, 10,811,664 shares in Sonae Indústria, SGPS, SA.

This notice is due to the fact that the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sonae Capital is also Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company whose shares were subject to the abovementioned transactions, and that the control of Sonae Capital is attributable to him.

These transactions are part of Sonae Capital’s programme to divest from non strategic assets which are available for sale.

Maia, 4 June 2009

The Representative for Capital Market Relations,