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Ashland Global To Repurchase $450 Mln Of Common Stock

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (ASH) said that it has entered into an uncollared accelerated share repurchase or ASR agreement with JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, to repurchase an aggregate of $450 million of Ashland common stock, with an initial delivery of about 3.9 million shares.

The program is subject to the $1 billion share repurchase program authorized by Ashland Board of Directors on March 15, 2018 from which $800 million is outstanding.

The ASR agreement is scheduled to terminate no later than March 31, 2022 but may be terminated early in certain circumstances.

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