​ARCHIVE SHARE BUYBACK​ PROGRAMS


Share Buyback Program 2017-2018

On April 24, 2017, ASMI announced that that the proceeds of approximately €248 million of the partial secondary placement of shares of ASMPT were intended to be used for a new share buyback program. On September 22, 2017, ASMI announced the start of this share buyback program. ASMI intended to reduce its capital by withdrawing the repurchased shares after having received the approval from its shareholders. The repurchase program is part of ASMI's commitment to use excess cash for the benefit of its shareholders.

This share buyback program was executed by a third party. The 2017-2018 share buyback program started on September 22, 2017, and ended on March 29, 2018. In total, we repurchased 4,353,292 shares at an average price of €57.43, including expenses, under the 2017-2018 program.​​

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SHARE BUYBACK ​PROGRAM 2016-2017

On August 28, 2017 ASMI completed its €100 million share buyback program 2016-2017.

On March 2, 2017, ASMI announced that its Management Board authorized an increase in the 2016-2017 share buyback program to €100 million. On October 26, 2016, ASMI announced a share buyback program to be executed within the 2016-2017 time frame. As part of this program, ASMI will purchase shares which it intends to cancel upon repurchase. In addition, ASMI will purchase, as part of this program, shares to cover employee stock and stock option plans.​

The buyback program was realized through a program executed by intermediaries through on-exchange purchases or through off-exchange trades. The program started on December 13, 2016 and was completed on August 31, 2017. Under the 2016-2017 share buyback program we repurchased 1,997,522 shares at an average price of €50.06. ​

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SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAM 2015-2016

On November 11, 2016 ASMI completed its €100 million share buyback program 2015-2016.

On October 28, 2015, ASMI announced a share buyback program, to purchase up to an amount of €100 million of its own shares within the 2015-2016 time frame. The repurchase program is part of ASMI's commitment to use excess cash for the benefit of its shareholders.

ASMI intends to use part of the shares for commitments under employee share-based compensation schemes.

The buyback program was executed by intermediaries through on-exchange purchases or through off-exchange trades. ASMI updated the markets on the progress of the buyback program on a weekly basis. The program started on November 26, 2015, and was completed on November 11, 2016. Under the 2015-2016 share buyback program we repurchased 2,772,729 shares at an average price of €35.98.

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SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAM 2014-2015

On May 20, 2015, ASMI completed its €100 million share buyback program 2014-2015.

On October 29, 2014, ASMI announced a share buyback program, to purchase up to an amount of €100 million of its own shares within the 2014 -2015 time frame. The repurchase program is part of ASMI's commitment to use excess cash for the benefit of its shareholders.

ASMI intends to use part of the shares for commitments under employee share-based compensation schemes.

The buyback program was executed by intermediaries through on-exchange purchases or through off-exchange trades. ASMI updated the markets on the progress of the buyback program on a weekly basis. The program started on November 24, 2014, and was completed on May 20, 2015. Under the 2014-2015 share buyback program we repurchased 2,594,420 shares at an average price of €38.55.

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