(PRESS RELEASE) HEERLEN, 20-Aug-2019 — /EuropaWire/ — Royal DSM reports that in the period from 12 August 2019 up to and including 16 August 2019 it has repurchased 276,022 of its own shares at an average price of €108.76. This is in accordance with the repurchase announced on 14 March 2019, covering the intended reduction of issued capital as well as commitments under share-based compensation plans and for stock dividends. The consideration of this repurchase was €30.0 million.
To date, the total number of shares repurchased under this program is 3,329,845 shares for a total consideration of €345.5 million.
For more detailed information see ‘Daily transaction details Share Repurchase Program announced 14 March 2019’.
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