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 28 December 2015 and 5 January 2016, 36,500 treasury shares at an average price of EUR 33.50 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 5 June, 2014.

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 at the end of 2014. Sales in 2014: EUR 2.7 billion.

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

 

Financial Calendar

Last five press releases

(with the exception of press releases linked to
the repurchase or sale of own shares)

Next events

 

 

 

 

8 December 2015

Investor Day & Trading Update

25 February 2016

FY 2015 Results

20 November 2015

All vehicles are again available for sale in Belgium.

25 February 2016

Analyst meeting & press conference FY 2015

5 November 2015

D’Ieteren Auto temporarily suspends sales of models that may be affected by irregularities with respect to CO2 emissions

20 April 2016

Annual Report 2015

4 November 2015

Reaction to the publication by the Volkswagen Group of irregularities concerning CO2 emissions

26 May 2016

General Meeting & Trading update

16 October 2015

About 320,000 vehicles of the Volkswagen group will be recalled in Belgium

 

 

 

Contacts

Axel Miller, Chief Executive Officer

Arnaud Laviolette, Chief Financial Officer

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

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