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Treasury shares

The authorizations granted by the Annual General Meeting in connection with the disposal or repurchase of own shares can be read here.

Disposal of own shares based on share plans

On 11 March 2021, Alma Media disclosed that a total of 57 630 of Alma Media Corporation’s treasury shares are conveyed without consideration and according to the plan terms to the key management participating in the LTI 2015 II of the company’s Long-Term Incentive Programme launched in 2015. The directed share issue is based on an authorization given by the Annual General Meeting held on 29 April 2020.

Following the directed share issue, the number of treasury shares now stands at 63 381 shares.

Repurchase of own shares based on share plans

2020

On 29 April, Alma Media Corporation’s Board of Directors decided to use the buyback authorisation of Alma Media’s shares granted by the Annual General Meeting on 29 April 2020. The buyback programme initiated on 4 May 2020 and terminated on 5 June 2020. The number of shares acquired was a maximum of 90,000 shares, which represented approximately 0.1 per cent of all Alma Media shares. The acquired shares was used to implement the company’s share-based incentive programme.

On 14 February, Alma Media Corporation’s Board of Directors decided on 14 February 2020 to use the buyback authorisation of Alma Media’s shares granted by the Annual General Meeting on 15 March 2019. The buyback programme initiated on 17 February 2020 and terminated on 10 March 2020. The number of shares acquired was a maximum of 90,000 shares, which represented approximately 0.1 per cent of all Alma Media shares. The acquired shares were used for implementing a share-based incentive programme.

2017

Alma Media acquired its own shares over the period 22 February–21 March 2017 based on an authorisation granted by the Annual General Meeting of 2016 and over the period 23 February–29 May 2017 based on an authorisation granted by the Annual General Meeting of 2017. In 2017 Alma Media acquired its own shares 160 000 in total.