Conclusion of share buy-back programme

On 29 April 2020, Ørsted initiated a share buy-back programme as described in company announcement no. 17/2020. According to the programme, Ørsted will in the period from 29 April 2020 to 12 May 2020, both days inclusive, repurchase up to 84,000 shares, corresponding to 0.02% of the share capital of Ørsted, subject to a maximum total purchase price of DKK 66 million. The programme has been implemented in accordance with Regulation (EU) No. 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052 of 8 March 2016, also referred to as the ‘Safe Harbour rules’.

In the period going from 29 April 2020 to 12 May 2020, Ørsted has bought back 84,000 shares for a total amount of DKK 58.4 million.

Trading day Number of shares bought back Average transaction price Amount DKK
Accumulated for trading days 1 - 5 40,140 692.75 27,806,974
6:  6 May 2020 3,719 683.72 2,542,754
7: 7 May 2020 10,852 695.73 7,550,080
8: 11 May 2020 14,878 697.11 10,371,659
9: 12 May 2020 14,411 701.74 10,112,719
Accumulated for trading days 1-9 84,000 695.05 58,384,186

The share buy-back programme announced has now been concluded and the maximum number of 84,000 shares have been repurchased.

As of today, Ørsted holds a total of 314,767 shares of nominal value DKK 10 in Ørsted, corresponding to 0.07% of the total number of issued shares.

The details of each transaction made under the share buy-back programme are presented in the attached appendix.

For further information, please contact:

Media Relations
Ulrik Frøhlke
+ 45 99 55 95 60

Investor Relations
Allan Bødskov Andersen
+45 99 55 79 96

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