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Shield Therapeutics - Total Voting Rights Update

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Shield Therapeutics PLC
28 August 2020

Shield Therapeutics plc

("Shield" or the "Group")


Total Voting Rights Update


London, UK, 28 August 2020: Shield Therapeutics plc (LSE: STX), a commercial stage, pharmaceutical company with a focus on addressing iron deficiency with its lead product Feraccru®/Accrufer® (ferric maltol), confirms that in accordance with the requirements of the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rule 5.6.1, the Company's issued share capital consists of 117,188,657 ordinary shares of 1.5p each in issue, each with equal voting rights. No shares are held in treasury.


The above figure may also be used by shareholders as the denominator in the calculations by which they will determine whether they are required to notify their interest, or a change to their interest, in the Company under the FCA's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.



For further information please contact:


Shield Therapeutics plc


Tim Watts, Chief Executive Officer

+44 (0)20 7186 8500

Lucy Bailey, General Counsel and Company Secretary

+44 (0) 19 1511 8500




Nominated Advisor and Broker


Peel Hunt LLP


James Steel/Dr Christopher Golden

+44 (0)20 7418 8900


Joint Broker

finnCap Ltd     

Geoff Nash/Matt Radley/Alice Lane                                             



+44 (0)20 7220 0500




Financial PR & IR Advisor


Walbrook PR

+44 (0)20 7933 8780 or shield@walbrookpr.com

Paul McManus/Lianne Cawthorne

+44 (0)7980 541 893 / +44 (0)7584 391 303




About Shield Therapeutics plc

Shield is a de-risked, specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercialising its lead product, Feraccru®/Accrufer®, a novel, stable, non-salt based oral therapy for adults with iron deficiency with or without anaemia. Feraccru®/Accrufer® has been approved for use in the United States, European Union, UK and Switzerland and has exclusive IP rights until the mid-2030s. Feraccru is commercialised in the UK and Europe by Norgine B.V. and the Company is currently in the process of selecting a commercialisation partner for the US market.  Shield also has an exclusive licence agreement with Beijing Aosaikang Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., for the development and commercialisation of Feraccru®/Accrufer® in China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. 

For more information, please visit www.shieldtherapeutics.com. Follow Shield on Twitter @ShieldTx

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