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2017-02-17 17:45 CET
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Michelin : Implementation of a partial share buyback management agreement

PRESS RELEASE

Clermont-Ferrand - 17 February 2017

COMPAGNIE GENERALE DES ETABLISSEMENTS MICHELIN

 

Implementation of a partial share buyback management agreement

 

Compagnie Générale des Etablissements Michelin has called on the assistance of an Investment Services Provider for the implementation of its Share Buyback Program as authorized by the Annual Shareholders Meeting of May 13, 2016.

Under the terms of the Agreement signed on February 17, 2017, the parties agree that the Investment Services Provider will sell a certain number of Compagnie Générale des Etablissements Michelin shares, representing a maximum of €100,000,000, to Compagnie Générale des Etablissements Michelin, which undertakes to buy them, between February 20, 2017 and November 24, 2017, at an average price to be determined objectively and independently by the market over the duration of the Agreement, less a guaranteed discount. The price may not exceed the maximum purchase price approved by the Annual Shareholders Meeting of May 13, 2016 or, if the shareholders adopt a new share buyback resolution at the 2017 Annual Shareholders Meeting, the maximum purchase price specified in said resolution.

All of the shares bought back under the Agreement will be cancelled.

Investor Relations

 

Valérie Magloire
+33 (0) 1 78 76 45 37
+33 (0) 6 76 21 88 12 (cell)
valerie.magloire@michelin.com

 

Matthieu Dewavrin
+33 (0) 4 73 32 18 02
+33 (0) 6 71 14 17 05 (cell)
matthieu.dewavrin@michelin.com

 

Humbert de Feydeau
+33 (0) 4 73 32 68 39
+33 (0) 6 82 22 39 78 (cell)
humbert.de-feydeau@fr.michelin.com

 
Media Relations

 

Corinne Meutey
                +33 (0) 1 78 76 45 27
                +33 (0) 6 08 00 13 85 (cell)
corinne.meutey@michelin.com

 

 

 

Individual Shareholders
Jacques Engasser
                +33 (0) 4 73 98 59 08
jacques.engasser@michelin.com

 

DISCLAIMER

This press release is not an offer to purchase or a solicitation to recommend the purchase of Michelin shares. To obtain more detailed information on Michelin, please consult the documents filed in France with Autorité des Marchés Financiers, which are also available from the www.michelin.com/eng website.              
This press release may contain a number of forward-looking statements. Although the Company believes that these statements are based on reasonable assumptions as at the time of publishing this document, they are by nature subject to risks and contingencies liable to translate into a difference between actual data and the forecasts made or inferred by these statements.

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