Zaandam, the Netherlands – Ahold has repurchased 1,501,600 Ahold common shares in the period from December 8, 2014 up to and including December 12, 2014.
The shares were repurchased at an average price of €14.3088 per share for a total consideration of € 21.49 million. These repurchases were made as part of the €500 million share buyback program announced on February 28, 2013 as increased by €1.5 billion to a total amount of €2 billion announced on June 4, 2013.
The total number of shares repurchased under this program to date is 153,494,149 common shares for a total consideration of €2,000.00 million.
Ahold also announces that the share buyback program has been finalized as of December 12, 2014.