As Apple retires AAPL how often does that number of shares information get updated for the public? If they bought 10M shares today when would we know?
Section 77A(9) prescribes for the manner in which a register shall be maintained a register of shares so bought back and enter therein the following particulars:-
i) the consideration paid for the securities bought back.
ii) the date of cancellation of securities
iii) the date of extinguishing and physically destroying of securities.
iv) other particulars as may be prescribed.
The shares or the securities so bought back shall be physically destroyed within seven days from the last date f completion of such buy back.