InvestorsMay 07, 2019

Share buyback transaction details May 2-May 6, 2019

Wolters Kluwer today reports that it has repurchased 40,511 of its own ordinary shares in the period from May 2, 2019, up to and including May 6, 2019, for €2.5 million and at an average share price of €61.35.

A third-party engagement to repurchase €40 million in shares starting February 22, 2019, up to and including May 6, 2019, has hereby been fulfilled. These repurchases are part of the share buyback program announced on February 20, 2019, under which we intend to repurchase shares for up to €250 million during 2019. The cumulative amounts repurchased to date under this program are as follows:

Share Buyback 2019

Period Cumulative shares repurchased in period Total consideration (€ million) Average share price (€)
2019 to date 667,766 40.0 59.89

Repurchased shares are added to and held as treasury shares and will be used for capital reduction purposes or to meet obligations arising from share-based incentive plans.

Further information is available on our website:

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

Paul Lyon
Paul Lyon

Senior Director, External Communications: Global Branding & Communications

Wolters Kluwer
Meg Geldens
Meg Geldens
Vice President, Investor Relations
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