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Status regarding Novo Nordisk's holding of its own shares (31 March 2018)

Bagsværd, Denmark, 3 April 2018 - In continuation of the company's announcements dated 1 November 2017 and 5 February 2018 concerning planned share repurchase programmes, and pursuant to Section 204.25 of the New York Stock Exchange Listed Company Manual, this is to report that Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE: NVO) and its wholly-owned affiliates on 31 March 2018 owned 68,575,853 of its own B shares of DKK 0.20, corresponding to a total nominal value of DKK 13,715,171 or 2.7% of the total share capital.

In the first quarter of 2018 a total of 13,569,700 B shares were repurchased, and 535,901 B shares were disposed to employees in connection with employee incentive programmes.

Further information

Media:    
Anne Margrethe Hauge +45 4442 3450 amhg@novonordisk.com
Ken Inchausti (US) +1 609 786 8316 kiau@novonordisk.com
     
Investors:    
Peter Hugreffe Ankersen +45 3075 9085 phak@novonordisk.com
Anders Mikkelsen +45 3079 4461 armk@novonordisk.com
Christina Kjær +45 3079 3009 cnje@novonordisk.com

Company announcement No 30/2018

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 08:15