Published: 2013-01-29 18:20:00 CET
GN Store Nord A/S
Changes in company's own shares

Transactions in connection with share buyback program

Copenhagen, 2013-01-29 18:20 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acting under its share buyback authorization, the GN Store Nord Board of Directors initiated a share buyback program on August 20, 2012 in accordance with the provisions of the European Commission’s regulation no. 2273/2003 of December 22, 2003, also referred to as the Safe Harbor rules (Company announcement no. 40 of August 20, 2012).

The share buyback program has been initiated in order to reduce the company’s share capital. Under the share buyback program, which is running from August 20, 2012 and ending no later than February 28, 2013, GN intends to buy back shares for an amount of up to DKK 400 million.

The following transactions have been made under the program in the period January 21, 2013 – January 29, 2013:

  

  No. of shares Average purchase price, DKK Transaction Value, DKK
January 21, 2013 70,000 88.02 6,161,358
January 22, 2013 65,000 87.44 5,683,665
January 23, 2013 50,000 88.50 4,424,835
January 24, 2013 50,000 89.11 4,455,520
January 25, 2013 60,000 90.02 5,400,984
January 28, 2013 60,000 90.03 5,401,986
January 29, 2013 60,000 89.63 5,377,572
Accumulated under the program 3,998,700 84.54 338,063,038

  

Following the above transactions GN owns a total of 24,140,669 own shares corresponding to 12.5% of the company’s total share capital. Every seventh trading day GN will announce the number and value of repurchased shares in company announcements to NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen.

 

For further information, please contact:


Michael Bjergby

Director – IR, Communications, CSR & Treasury

GN Store Nord A/S

Tel: +45 45 75 02 92


Announcement 3 - Transactions under Share buyback program.pdf