Uniper SE: Public Disclosure of a Capital Market Information / Purchase of Treasury Shares for executing a one-time Employee Bonus Program
Announcement pursuant to Art. 5 (1) lit. a) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 ('MAR') in conjunction with Art. 2 (1) of Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 2016/1052 as of 08 March 2016 ('CDR')
For the execution of a non-recurring employee bonus program Uniper SE intends to acquire up to maximum 66,000 Uniper SE shares, representing up to 0.019% of the share capital of Uniper SE, at a total purchase amount (excluding incidental costs) of up to maximum EUR 1,400,000 via a financial institution during the period from 10 April 2018 until 18 April 2018 at the latest ("Purchase Period"). The acquisition is exclusively carried out for the purpose of executing this bonus program and the transfer of the acquired shares to entitled employees of Uniper SE or affiliated companies.
The purchase will be carried out in accordance with MAR and CDR as follows:
- During the Purchase Period, the shares will be exclusively acquired by a financial institution via the Xetra-trading platform of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange at market prices.
- Under no circumstances will shares be purchased at a price of less than 80% or more than 110% of the share price of Uniper SE shares as determined by the opening auction on that trading day.
- In terms of trading volume, no more than 25% of the average daily trading volume will be acquired via the Xetra-trading platform on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on any trading day. The average daily trading volume is calculated based on the average daily Xetra-trading volume of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange during the 20 trading days preceding the date of the respective purchases.
The share buy-back can be suspended at any time in accordance with the legal requirements.
Information on the transactions related to the share buy-back will be announced in accordance with Art. 2 para. 3 sentence 1 in conjunction with para. 2 CDR no later than at the end of the seventh trading day after the day of the execution of such transactions, in detailed and aggregated form.
In addition, pursuant to Art. 2 para. 3 sentence 2 CDR, Uniper SE will publish the transactions related to the share buy-back on its website under https://ir.uniper.energy under the headings Shares/Share Buyback and ensure that the information remains publicly accessible for at least five years from the date of the announcement.
10 April 2018 Uniper SE
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