Elekta’s Annual General Meeting on September 15, 2009 resolved to authorize the Board to decide on the acquisition of a maximum of 10 percent of the total number of shares in the company.
The Board of Directors of Elekta decided on 16 June, 2010 to exercise this mandate by authorizing the executive management to initiate the repurchase of shares in an amount of MSEK 100 and not more than 650,000 shares, corresponding to 0.7 percent of the total number of outstanding shares in the company.
Share purchases were made on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm 16-22 June, 2010. The total number of repurchased shares totaled 502,000 as per 22 June in an amount of approximately MSEK 100.
For more information about Elekta’s repurchases of own shares, please see the web site of NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.