Royal Dutch Shell Plc: Issuance of New Shares

Sep 19, 2016, 06:13 ET from Royal Dutch Shell plc

LONDON, September 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Royal Dutch Shell plc (the "Company") (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces that it has today issued 44,054,789 A ordinary shares of €0.07 each in relation to the scrip dividend programme for the first second 2016 interim dividend.

Following this issue, the total number of A shares in issue is 4,369,954,444 ordinary shares of €0.07 each and the total number of B shares is 3,745,486,731 ordinary shares of €0.07 each. A shares and B shares have identical voting rights. The Company holds no ordinary shares in Treasury.

The total number of A shares and B shares in issue is 8,115,441,175 ordinary shares of €0.07 each and this figure may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculation by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, Royal Dutch Shell plc under the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

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Mark Edwards

Deputy Company Secretary


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