Press release
11 Sep 2017, 15:00 CET

The Board of BillerudKorsnäs has decided on repurchase of shares

The Board of BillerudKorsnäs has decided to exercise the authorization granted to it by the Annual General Meeting on 10 May 2017, regarding repurchase of own shares. At the time of this press release, BillerudKorsnäs has 948,476 own shares in treasury.

Repurchases may take place on one or more occasions during the period from 12 September 2017 until the next Annual General Meeting, up to a maximum amount of 314,690 shares. Repurchases shall be made on Nasdaq Stockholm at a price per share that is within the registered interval at any given time, i.e. the interval between the highest buying price and lowest selling price. Payment for the shares shall be made in cash.

The purpose of the repurchase is to secure future delivery of shares to the participants in BillerudKorsnäs’ long term share based incentive programmes.

For further information, please contact:

Susanne Lithander, CFO, +46 8 553 335 00,

This information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 15:00 CET on 11 September 2017.