DFDS A/S has in week 2 purchased 43,009 own shares for DKK 14.4m as part of the share buyback programme of DKK 350m launched on 18 August 2016 and expiring latest on 6 February 2017, ref. company announcement no. 50/2016 of 18 August 2016.
The accumulated share buyback of 922,195 shares for DKK 298.2m amounts to 85.2% of the programme.
|Period, 2017||No. of shares||Average purchase price||Value, DKK|
|Accumulated week 1||879,186||322.8||283,778,622|
|Total week 2||43,009||335.4||14,425,994|
|Accumulated week 2||922,195||323.4||298,204,615|
Following the purchase, DFDS` holding of own shares is 3,049,824 equal to 5.1% of the Company`s total no. of shares of 60,000,000. Excluding own shares, the no. of circulating shares is 56,950,176.
The share buyback programme is organised in compliance with the European Commission Regulation 1052/2016 of 8 March 2016 (Safe Harbour regulation for share buybacks).
Information about all transactions are available in the attachment.
Torben Carlsen, CFO
+45 33 42 32 01
Søren Brøndholt Nielsen, IR
+45 33 42 33 59
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Source: DFDS A/S via GlobeNewswire