Published: 2013-02-18 19:00:52 CET
GN Store Nord A/S
Changes in company's own shares

Transactions in connection with share buyback program

Copenhagen, 2013-02-18 19:00 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 February 8, 2013 – February 18, 2013:

  

  No. of shares Average purchase price, DKK Transaction Value, DKK
February 8, 2013 38,000 90.23 3,428,877
February 11, 2013 50,000 89.96 4,497,850
February 12, 2013 35,000 90.87 3,180,387
February 13, 2013 35,000 90.21 3,157,245
February 14, 2013 50,000 90.35 4,517,505
February 15, 2013 45,000 90.16 4,057,146
February 18, 2013 49,000 89.82 4,401,410
Accumulated under the program 4,607,700 85.33 393,186,651

  

Following the above transactions GN owns a total of 24,722,669 own shares corresponding to 12.8% 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 6 - Transactions under Share buyback program.pdf