20 May 2019

Coloplast – transactions in connection with share buy-back programme

As mentioned in Announcement No. 2/2019 Coloplast has initiated the second part of the share buy-back programme totalling up to DKK 1bn. This part of the programme of DKK500m is expected to take place from 25 February, 2019 to 23 August, 2019.

The buy-back programme will be structured in accordance with Article 5 of Regulation No. 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (MAR) and Regulation 2016/1052, also referred to as the "Safe Harbour" rules, which ensure that the company is protected against violation of insider legislation in connection with the buyback programme.

The following transactions have been executed during the period 13 May – 16 May 2019:

DateNumber of sharesBuying priceAmount DKK
13 May 2019 12,382708.978,778,512.35
14 May 2019 3,500704.952,467,316.25
15 May 2019 4,000707.642,830,578.00
16 May 2019 5,996709.914,256,632.95
Accumulated until now under the programme 395,774 701.46277,620,448.20

Henceforth, Coloplast owns 3,779,830 treasury B shares of DKK 1 equal to 1.75% of the company’s total share capital.

An overview showing the transaction data for the period 13 May – 16 May 2019 is enclosed.

Kind regards,
Investor Relations
Coloplast A/S
Tel. +45 4911 1800

For further information, please contact

Investors and analysts                                               

Ellen Bjurgert
Vice President, Investor Relations
Tel. +45 4911 1800/+45 4911 3376

Rasmus Sørensen
Sr. Manager, Investor Relations
Tel. +45 4911 1800/ +45 4911 1786
Press and the media                                                  

Lina Danstrup
Sr. Media Relations Manager
Tel. 4911 2607

This announcement is available in a Danish and an English language version. In the event of discrepancies, the Danish version shall prevail.

Coloplast develops products and services that make life easier for people with very personal and private medical conditions. Working closely with the people who use our products, we create solutions that are sensitive to their special needs. We call this intimate healthcare.

Our business includes ostomy care, urology and continence care and wound and skin care. We operate globally and employ about 12,000 people.

The Coloplast logo is a registered trademark of Coloplast A/S. © 2019-05 All rights reserved Coloplast A/S, 3050 Humlebæk, Denmark.