Heerlen, NL, 27 Oct 2011 10:15 CEST
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has repurchased 471,588 of its own shares in the period from 20 October 2011 up to and including 26 October 2011 at an average price of €36.81. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering existing option plans, announced on 7 September 2011. The consideration of this repurchase was €17.4 million.
The total number of shares repurchased under this program to date is 3,497,010 shares for a total consideration of €118.4 million.