Euronav announced it has purchased 430,000 of its own shares on Euronext Brussels between 2 January 2019 and 9 January 2019 for an aggregate cost of EUR 2,842,804.
These transactions are in addition to the share buyback transactions announced on 2 January 2019. Euronav started buying back shares on 19 December 2018 and has bought a total of 975,486 shares.
Following these transactions, the Company now owns 1,667,901 own shares (0.76% of the total outstanding shares).
Euronav may continue to buy back its own shares opportunistically. The extent to which it does and the timing of these purchases, will depend upon a variety of factors, including market conditions, regulatory requirements and other corporate considerations.