Essilor : Weekly Announcement of Treasury Share Transactions
Share Buyback Program
CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France -- May 27, 2013
Issuer: ESSILOR INTERNATIONAL
Share category: ordinary shares (ISIN: FR0000121667)
Description of the program presented in the Registration Document submitted to
the French securities regulator (AMF) on April 2, 2013.
In accordance with Article 241-4 of the AMF’s Règlement Général and in line
with the share buyback program approved by shareholders at their Annual
Meeting of May 16, 2013, Essilor International hereby announces that the
following share buybacks were conducted between May 20, 2013 and May 24, 2013:
Session Number of shares Weighted average price Amount (in €)
purchased (in €)
20/05/2013 11,890 87.9520 1,045,749.28
23/05/2013 10,497 87.8371 922,024.99
TOTAL 22,387 1,967,774.27
These transactions did not involve the use of derivative instruments.
The world’s leading ophthalmic optics company, Essilor designs, manufactures
and markets a wide range of lenses to improve and protect eyesight. Its
corporate mission is to enable everyone around the world to access lenses that
meet his or her unique vision requirements. To support this mission, the
Company allocates more than €150 million to research and innovation every
year, in a commitment to continuously bring new, more effective products to
market. Essilor’s flagship brands are Varilux^®, Crizal^®, Definity^®,
Xperio^®, Optifog^TM and Foster Grant^®. It also develops and markets
equipment, instruments and services for eyecare professionals.
Essilor reported consolidated revenue of approximately €5 billion in 2012 and
employs around 50,700 people in some 100 countries. It operates 22 plants,
more than 400 prescription laboratories and edging facilities, as well as
several research and development centers around the world.
For more information, please visit www.essilor.com.
The Essilor share trades on the NYSE Euronext Paris market and is included in
the Euro Stoxx 50 and CAC 40 indices.
Codes and symbols: ISIN: FR FR0000121667; Reuters: ESSI.PA; Bloomberg: EI:FP.
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