Share Buy-Back Program 2017
Repurchase of 1,600,000 shares totals €109.3 million (Aug - Nov)
See also the ‘Daily transaction details 1.6m Share Repurchase Program announced 14 Aug 2017’ below, which was updated weekly during the course of the buy-back program.
Repurchase of 2,900,000 shares totals €187.2 million (Mar - Jul)
In accordance with the repurchase program to cover existing option plans and stock dividends which ran between 13 March and 14 July 2017, DSM repurchased a total of 2,900,000 shares for a combined consideration of €187.2 million.
In accordance with regulations DSM informed the market about the progress made in the execution of this program through weekly press releases.
See also the ‘Daily transaction details 2.9m Share Repurchase Program announced 13 Mar 2017’ below, which was updated weekly during the course of the buy-back program.
Statement pursuant to art. 5:25a of the Dutch Financial Supervision Act
DSM also announces that The Netherlands is its "Home Member State", as required by article 5:25a (2) of the Dutch Financial Supervision Act. This article obliges all listed companies to publicly announce which country is their "home member state" (as referred to in article 5:25a(1) sub c of the Dutch Financial Supervision Act) for purposes of regulation of their disclosure obligations under the EU Transparency Directive. Pursuant to section 5:25a of the Dutch Financial Supervision Act Royal DSM has notified the Autoriteit Financi?le Markten (AFM).