(PRESS RELEASE) HELSINKI, 5-Jan-2023 — /EuropaWire/ — Outokumpu (HEL: OUT1V), the largest producer of stainless steel in Europe, has announced the repurchase of 278,944 own shares as part of its share buyback program. The transactions (ISIN FI0009002422), carried out on January 4, 2023, are as follows:
|Trading venue||Number of shares||Weighted average price / share, EUR*||Total cost, EUR*|
* Rounded to two decimals
Outokumpu announced a share buyback program of a maximum of 20 million shares on November 3, 2022. The Board of Directors approved a share buyback program of up to EUR 100 million under the authorization of the Annual General Meeting. The program will end no later than on March 24, 2023.
After the disclosed transactions, Outokumpu holds 13,889,705 treasury shares.
Details of transactions are included as an appendix to this announcement.
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SOURCE: Outokumpu Oyj