DSM finalizes repurchase of shares to cover existing option plans and stock dividend

7/22/2016, 9:00 AM (Source: GlobeNewswire)

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, has repurchased 83,073 of its own shares in the period from 15 July 2016 up to and including 21 July 2016 at an average price of €56.75. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering existing option plans and stock dividends, announced on 22 February 2016 and as amended on 10 May 2016. The consideration of this repurchase was €4.7 million.

This repurchase concludes the program to repurchase 3,500,000 shares for a total consideration of €176.8 million.


DSM - Bright Science. Brighter Living.(TM)

Royal DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. By connecting its unique competences in life sciences and materials sciences DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders simultaneously. DSM delivers innovative solutions that nourish, protect and improve performance in global markets such as food and dietary supplements, personal care, feed, medical devices, automotive, paints, electrical and electronics, life protection, alternative energy and bio-based materials. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 25,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. More information can be found at www.dsm.com.

 

For more information:

DSM Corporate Communications
Stephen Hufton
tel. +31 (0) 45 5787029           
e-mail media.contacts@dsm.com
DSM Investor Relations
Dave Huizing
tel. +31 (0) 45 5782864
e-mail investor.relations@dsm.com




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