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2018-11-09 18:41 CET
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UBISOFT ENTERTAINMENT : Disclosure of trading in own shares


Paris, November 9, 2018 - On March 20, 2018, Ubisoft Entertainment SA (Euronext Paris: UBI - ISIN code FR0000054470) and Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank entered into (i) a pre-paid forward agreement on its own shares, and (ii) a total return swap agreement on its own shares with settlement either at maturity or by anticipation at the option of Ubisoft Entertainment SA, either in cash or by delivery of the shares against payment of the price.

Ubisoft Entertainment SA decided on October 31, 2018, to settle by anticipation the total return swap agreement on its own shares, by the payment of a price of 66 euros for each of the 3,045,455 Ubisoft Entertainment SA shares, whose registration (pure registered form) with Paribas Securities Services was completed on November 9, 2018.

The buy-back of shares by virtue of the settlement by anticipation of the total return swap agreement is made pursuant to the share buy-back program approved by the General Shareholders' Meeting of Ubisoft Entertainment SA on June 27, 2018. These shares are to be ultimately cancelled or used as part of share compensation plans or share-indexed compensation plans, for employees.

Total return swap agreement

Issuer corporate name Issuer identifica- tion code Date Purchase/Sale Options/Futures


Ubisoft Entertainment SA


969500I7C8V1LBIMS M05

October 31, 2018

Settlement by anticipation of the total return swap agreement by delivery of the shares against payment of the price


Number of shares
Financial instrument identification code  

Registration date

Purpose of the purchase



November 9, 2018

Over the counter
Cancellation / Share compensation
plans or share- indexed compensation plans, for employees



Investor Relations Jean-Benoît Roquette SVP Investor Relations
+ 33 1 48 18 52 39
Press relations
Michael Burk
Senior Director of Corporate Public Relations
+ 33 1 48 18 24 03

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1            Cf. Ubisoft, "Ubisoft reaches agreement with Vivendi for its full exit from Ubisoft's share capital", press release dated March 20, 2018.