Acquisition of own shares in the framework of employees’ long-term incentive plans
BRUSSELS, Belgium, 21 April 2011 – 19:30 (CET) – regulated information - In application of art. 207 of the Royal Decree executing the Company Code, UCB publishes having acquired 47,770 UCB shares on the Brussels stock exchange on the dates and at the prices indicated hereunder:
These shares were immediately distributed to the employees who have exercised share options that had been granted to them in the framework of existing Company’s share option plans of which the detail is given in UCB annual report.
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UCB, Brussels, Belgium (www.ucb.com) is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative medicines and solutions to transform the lives of people living with severe diseases of the immune system or of the central nervous system. With more than 8 500 people in about 40 countries, the company generated revenue of EUR 3.2 billion in 2010. UCB is listed on Euronext Brussels (symbol: UCB).
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