Copenhagen, 2013-01-22 09:41 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
On 14 May 2012, ALK-Abelló A/S (“ALK”) initiated a share buy-back programme, cf. company announcement No. 14/2012. According to the programme, ALK will in the period from 15 May 2012 to 4 February 2013 purchase own shares for a maximum amount of DKK 75 million and no more than 200,000 shares corresponding to 2.0% of the current share capital of ALK. The share buy-back programme is initiated and structured in compliance with the EU Commission Regulation No. 2273/2003 of 22 December 2003 and thus ALK will publish the accumulated share buy-back under the programme every week.
The following transactions have been made under the programme:
|No of shares bought back||Average transaction price||Amount (DKK)|
|Accumulated, last announcement||
|15 January 2013||1,114||404.17||450,245|
|16 January 2013||56||402.00||22,512|
|17 January 2013||375||403.00||151,125|
|18 January 2013||0||0.00||0|
|21 January 2013||684||411.15||281,227|
|Accumulated under the programme||
As of today, ALK's total holding of own shares is 462,804 shares of a nominal value of DKK 10, corresponding to 4.6% of the total number of issued shares of 10,128,360.
President and CEO
For further information please contact:
Per Plotnikof, Investor Relations Director, tel. +45 4574 7527