InvestorsApril 13, 2017

Share buyback transaction details April 6 – 12, 2017

Wolters Kluwer today reports that it has repurchased 171,000 of its own ordinary shares in the period from April 6, 2017 up to and including April 12, 2017 for €6.7 million and at an average share price of €38.99.

These share repurchases are part of the three-year (2016-2018), up to €600 million buyback program announced on February 24, 2016. The cumulative number of shares repurchased under this three-year program is as follows:

Share Buyback Program 2016-2018

Period Cumulative shares repurchased in period Total consideration (€ million) Average share price (€)
2017 to date 2,115,567 77.4 36.60
2016 5,826,473 199.7 34.28
Total 7,942,040 277.2 35.90

Current share repurchases are made on behalf of Wolters Kluwer by a third party to whom we have given a mandate to buy up to a maximum of €50 million in ordinary shares in the period from March 9, 2017 up to and including May 8, 2017.

Further information is available on our website:

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the health, tax & accounting, governance, risk & compliance, and legal & regulatory sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.

Gerbert van Genderen Stort
Gerbert van Genderen Stort, Media Relations
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Meg Geldens
Meg Geldens
Vice President, Investor Relations
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