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15:07 - 11 Dec 2017

Vestas - Transactions in connection with share buy-back programme during the period 4 – 8 December 2017

Aarhus, Denmark, 2017-12-11 15:07 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  


On 17 August 2017, Vestas initiated a share buy-back programme, ref. Company announcement No. 30/2017. The programme is implemented in accordance with Article 5 of Regulation No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (MAR) (the "Safe Harbour” rules). The purpose of the programme is to adjust Vestas’ capital structure and to meet the obligations arising from share based incentive programmes to employees of Vestas. 

Under the programme, Vestas will buy back shares for an amount up to DKK 4,460 million (approximately EUR 600 million) in the period from 17 August 2017 to 29 December 2017. 

The following transactions have been made under the programme during the period 48 December 2017:


  Number of
Weighted average purchase price, DKK Transaction value,
04 December 2017 62,773 369.47 23,192,458
05 December 2017 76,110 367.07 27,937,408
06 December 2017 49,350 364.08 17,967,392
07 December 2017 196,200 386.27 75,787,116
08 December 2017 135,798 392.27 53,269,346
Accumulated under the programme 7,840,085 496.32 3,891,207,049

Details of all the transactions relating to the share buy-back programme during the period are presented in the attached appendix. 


Contact details
Vestas Wind Systems A/S, Denmark
Hans Martin Smith, Senior Vice President,             Patrik Setterberg
Group Treasury and Investor Relations                  Investor Relations
Tel: +45 9730 8209                                                 Tel: +45 6122 1913

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171211_50_Company_Announcement.pdf 171211_50_Appendix.pdf

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