Serica Energy plc (TSX Venture: SQZ, AIM: SQZ) announces that options have been exercised over 100,000 new Ordinary Shares of US$0.10 each. Application has been made to the London Stock Exchange for these shares to be admitted to trading on AIM, which is expected to take place on Friday 20th June.
Subsequent to the admission of the shares to trading, the total number of Ordinary Shares in issue and outstanding will be 176,518,311.
Serica Energy plc is an international oil and gas exploration company with operations in the UK, Norway, Spain, Ireland, Indonesia and Vietnam. It is currently developing a gas-condensate field in Indonesia (the Kambuna field) and appraising a gas-condensate discovery in the UK North Sea (the Columbus field).
The Company’s ordinary shares are listed in London on AIM and on the Canadian TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol “SQZ”. The 2007 Annual Report and Accounts can be obtained from the Company’s web-site www.serica-energy.com and at www.sedar.com.
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