Global real estate investment company Kennedy Wilson (KW) - Get Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. Report today announced that its Board of Directors has approved expanding the company's existing share repurchase program from $250 million to $500 million. As of September 30, 2020, approximately 12.9 million shares of Kennedy Wilson's common stock, totaling $232 million, have been repurchased since the program was initially authorized in March 2018.
Repurchases under the program may be made in the open market in privately negotiated transactions, through the net settlement of the company's restricted stock grants or otherwise, with the amount and timing of repurchases dependent on market conditions and subject to the company's discretion. The program does not obligate the company to repurchase any specific number of shares and, subject to compliance with applicable laws, may be suspended or terminated at any time without prior notice.
About Kennedy Wilson
Kennedy Wilson (KW) - Get Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. Report is a leading global real estate investment company. We own, operate, and invest in real estate through our balance sheet and through our investment management platform. We focus on multifamily and office properties located in the Western U.S., U.K., and Ireland. For further information on Kennedy Wilson, please visit: www.kennedywilson.com.
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