company announcement

share buyback week 24 2017

DFDS A/S has in week 24 purchased 53,444 own shares for DKK 19.5m as part of the share buyback of DKK 300m launched on 8 February 2017 and expiring latest on
15 August 2017, ref. company announcement no. 12/2017 of 8 February 2017.

The accumulated buyback of 640,126 shares for DKK 241.6m amounts to 80.5% of the programme.

Period, 2017 No. of shares Average  purchase price Value, DKK
Accumulated week 23586,682378.6222,104,128
12 June12,068363.94,391,545
13 June12,068362.94,379,719
14 June8,620368.13,172,850
15 June10,344363.13,755,906
16 June10,344366.63,792,317
Total week 2453,444364.719,492,337
Accumulated week 24 640,126 377.4 241,596,465

Following the purchase, DFDS' holding of own shares is 1,543,074 equal to 2.7% of the total number of shares of 57,000,000. Excluding own shares, the number of circulating shares is 55,456,926.

The share buyback is organised in compliance with the European Commission Regulation 1052/2016 of 8 March 2016 (Safe Harbour regulation for share buybacks).

Information about all transactions are available in the attachment.

Torben Carlsen, CFO +45 33 42 32 01
Søren Brøndholt Nielsen, IR +45 33 42 33 59 

This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5 -12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.
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Source: DFDS A/S via GlobeNewswire