Umicore : Umicore - Acquisition of own shares

                Umicore : Umicore - Acquisition of own shares

On the basis of Article207 of the Royal Decree of 30January2001, as amended
on 26April2009, implementing the Belgian Companies Code, Umicore announces
the following share buy-back transactions effected on the regulated market of
NYSE Euronext Brussels :

     Date of       Number of   % of total    Average      Highest     Lowest
   acquisition       shares      shares     price (€)    price (€)  price (€)
27/05/2013               9,718                    37.71       37.77      37.45
28/05/2013              15,000                    37.98       38.15      37.87
29/05/2013              11,350                    37.61       37.84      37.42
30/05/2013              12,813                    37.88       38.14      37.64
31/05/2013              20,000                    37.56       37.91      37.15
Total for the           68,881       0.06%        37.74       38.15      37.15
week
Total in 2013          446,261       0.37%        34.41       38.15      32.90

All details related to the acquisition of own shares by Umicore can be found
on: 
http://www.umicore.com/investorrelations/en/shareInformation/buyBack

For more information

        Investor Relations:

Geoffroy Raskin
+3222277147 geoffroy.raskin@umicore.com

Evelien Goovaerts
+3222277838 evelien.goovaerts@umicore.com

------------------------------------------------------------------------------

This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson
Reuters clients.

The owner of this announcement warrants that:
(i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other
applicable laws; and
(ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of
the
information contained therein.

Source: Umicore via Thomson Reuters ONE
HUG#1706649
 
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.