Oslo, Norway (26 February 2021) – In February 2019, TGS implemented an Employee Share Purchase Plan (ESPP) pursuant to which eligible employees can purchase TGS common shares at a discount through payroll deductions. The ESPP operates in six-month periods, and at the end of each period, employees have the option to purchase stock at a 15% discount to the market price at the time of purchase. The plan sets a maximum purchase of 100 shares per employee per six-month period. ESPP dividends are reinvested in shares.
On February 26, 2021, from both the purchase and the dividend reinvestment, the following primary insiders received shares as participants in the ESPP. The schedule attached reflects the holdings of the primary insiders following the purchase and dividend reinvestment.
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