company announcement
share buyback week 36 2017

DFDS A/S has in week 36 purchased 50,303 own shares for DKK 18.0m as part of the share buyback of DKK 300m launched on 17 August 2017 and expiring latest on 6 February 2018, ref. company announcement no. 53/2017 of 17 August 2017.

The accumulated buyback of 146,506 shares for DKK 52.6m amounts to 17.5% of the programme.

Period, 2017 No. of shares Average  purchase price Value, DKK
Accumulated week 3596,203359.534,582,914
04 September13,781360.54,967,423
05 September18,879359.86,793,104
06 September12,931353.04,564,957
07 September1,300351.8457,396
08 September3,412353.31,205,364
Total week 3650,303357.617,988,245
Accumulated week 36 146,506 358.8 52,571,159

Following the purchase, DFDS' holding of own shares is 1,809,269 equal to 3.2% of the total number of shares of 57,000,000. Excluding own shares, the number of circulating shares is 55,190,731.

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