Heerlen, NL, 11 Mar 2011 09:15 CET
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has repurchased 499,687 of its own shares in the period from 4 March 2011 up to and including 10 March at an average price of €43.49. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering existing option plans, announced on 23 February 2011. The consideration of this repurchase was €21.7 million.
The total number of shares repurchased under this program to date is 963,467 shares for a total consideration of €41.6 million.