Share buy-backs in Telia Company during week 16 2019
During the period April 16, 2019, until April 18, 2019, Telia Company AB (publ) (LEI code 213800FSR9RNDUOTXO25) has repurchased in total 1,672,000 own shares (ISIN: SE0000667925). The share buy-backs form part of the SEK 5 billion share buy-back programme that Telia Company announced on April 16, 2019. The share buy-back programme, which runs between April 16, 2019, and February 28, 2020, is being carried out in accordance with the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 ("MAR") and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 2016/1052 (the "Safe Harbour Regulation").
During the period April 16, 2019, until April 18, 2019, shares in Telia Company have been repurchased as follows.
|Date||Aggregated daily volume (number of shares)||Weighted average share price per day (SEK)||Total daily transaction value (SEK)|
|April 16, 2019||550,000||41.4377||22,790,735|
|April 17, 2019||562,000||40.9410||23,008,842|
|April 18, 2019||560,000||41.1880||23,065,280|
All acquisitions have been carried out on Nasdaq Stockholm Stock Exchange by Goldman Sachs International, England on behalf of Telia Company. Following the above acquisitions, Telia Companys holding of own shares amounts to 122,216,406 shares as of April 18, 2019. The total number of shares in Telia Company is 4,330,084,781.
A full breakdown of the transactions pursuant to article 5.3 of MAR and article 2.3 of the Safe Harbour Regulation is attached to this announcement. The total volume of Telia Company shares which have been bought back within the previous and current share buy-back programmes from April 23, 2018, until and including April 18, 2019, amounts to 122,216,406 shares. In total a maximum of 433,008,478 shares may be repurchased. For information about all transactions in the buy-back programme see the following link to Nasdaq Stockholm's website:
For any queries about the buy-back program, please contact:
Andreas Joelsson, Head of Investor Relations
Tel: +46(0)70 863 33 27
Ralf Bagner, Press Officer
Tel: +46(0)70 338 72 48
This information is information that Telia Company AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 07.30 CET on April 23, 2019.
For more information, please contact our press office +46 771 77 58 30, visit our Newsroom or follow us on Twitter @Teliacompany.
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