Repurchase of own shares

In accordance with article 207 of the Royal Decree of 30 January 2001 implementing the Company Code, s.a. D’Ieteren n.v. announces today that it has purchased on Euronext Brussels, between 25 and 31 March 2015, 33,226 treasury shares at an average price of EUR 32.74 per share. This purchase has been carried out to hedge share option schemes granted to officers and managers by virtue of the power endowed to the Board of Directors by the General Meeting of Shareholders on 28 May, 2009.

End of press release

Group profile

D'Ieteren is a group of services to the motorist founded in 1805, serving some 12 million corporate and end customers in 34 countries in two areas: 

- D'Ieteren Auto distributes Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, Škoda, Bentley, Lamborghini, Bugatti, Porsche and Yamaha vehicles across Belgium. It is the country's number one car distributor, with a market share of more than 22% and 1.2 million vehicles of the distributed makes on the road. Sales in 2014: EUR 2.7 billion. 

- Belron (94.85% owned) is the worldwide leader in vehicle glass repair and replacement. Some 2,400 branches and 9,400 mobile vans, trading under more than 10 major brands including Carglass®, Safelite® AutoGlass and Autoglass® serve customers in 34 countries. Sales in 2014: EUR 2.9 billion.

 

Financial Calendar 

Last five press releases

Next events

 

 

 

 

1 April 2015

Repurchase of own shares in the context of the liquidity contract

15 April 2015

Annual Report 2014

25 March 2015

Repurchase of own shares in the context of the liquidity contract

 

28 May 2015

General Meeting & Trading update

16 March 2015

D’Ieteren enters into a liquidity contract

2 June 2015

Ex date

13 March 2015

Repurchase of own shares

4 June 2015

Payment date

26 February 2015

Departure of D’Ieteren’s Chief Financial Officer

31 August 2015

2015 Half-Year Results / Analyst meeting & press conference

Contacts 

Axel Miller, Chief Executive Officer 

Pascale Weber, Financial Communication - Tel: + 32 (0)2 536.54.39

E-mail: financial.communication@dieteren.be – Website: www.dieteren.com