On 1 June 2018, the share buyback programme on a second trading line at SIX Swiss Exchange was terminated. Overall, a total of 594,551 registered shares or 6.82% of the current share capital and voting rights were bought back.
With the end of the programme and together with the completed buyback programme through the issuance of put options in July 2017, the maximum number of registered shares approved by shareholders at the AGM held on 16 May 2017 is reached. The buybacks mentioned before were done for cancellation purposes.
The Board of Directors of Castle Alternative Invest Ltd. is considering launching a new share buyback programme through the issuance of tradeable put options and/or on a second trading line in the near future.