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Akzo Nobel N.V.

 
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AkzoNobel share repurchase (January 2, 2017 - January 6, 2017)

Jan 11, 2017

OTC Disclosure & News Service

Amsterdam, Netherlands -

January 9, 2017

AkzoNobel has repurchased 178,000 of its own ordinary shares in the period from January 2, 2017 up to and including January 6, 2017, at an average price of 59.92 per share. The consideration of the repurchase was 10.67 million.

This is the first repurchase under a program announced on December 12, 2016.

The purpose of the program is to neutralize the dilutive effect of stock dividends paid in 2016.

For more information, visit https://www.akzonobel.com/for-investors/shares/share-buyback-overview

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AkzoNobel creates everyday essentials to make people's lives more liveable and inspiring. As a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, we supply essential ingredients, essential protection and essential color to industries and consumers worldwide. Backed by a pioneering heritage, our innovative products and sustainable technologies are designed to meet the growing demands of our fast-changing planet, while making life easier. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we have approximately 45,000 people in around 80 countries, while our portfolio includes well-known brands such as Dulux, Sikkens, International, Interpon and Eka. Consistently ranked as a leader in sustainability, we are dedicated to energizing cities and communities while creating a protected, colorful world where life is improved by what we do.

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