Press Release


TNT completes its euro 200 million tranche of share buyback programme and starts a second euro 100 million tranche today

Publish Date : 7 January 2008 at 08:30 CET - Amsterdam, Further to the share buyback programme announced on 30 July 2007 and a first euro 200 million tranche execution announced on 09 November 2007, TNT N.V. announces that this first tranche was completed on 04 January 2008. Starting today TNT will engage in a second euro 100 million tranche, as announced on 06 December 2007.

  • on 03 January 2008, it purchased 89,500 TNT N.V. ordinary shares at an average price of euro 27.6485 per share,
  • on 04 January 2008, it purchased 62,919 TNT N.V. ordinary shares at an average price of euro 27.6776 per share,
  • during the period from 12 November 2007 until and including 04 January 2008, it purchased a total of 7,185,694 TNT N.V. ordinary shares at an average price of euro 27.8331 per share, and
  • as the total amount of the share buyback until and including 04 January 2008 therefore amounts to the announced maximum of euro 200 million, a first tranche of this share buyback programme has been completed.

TNT's issued share capital currently consists of 379,224,255 ordinary shares. This number includes the 7,185,694 shares repurchased as part of the above-mentioned first tranche, which TNT intends to cancel taking into account applicable regulations as stipulated by law and the articles of association.

About TNT
TNT provides businesses and consumers worldwide with an extensive range of services for their mail and express delivery needs. Headquartered in the Netherlands, TNT offers efficient network infrastructures in Europe and Asia and is expanding operations worldwide to maximize its network performance. TNT serves more than 200 countries and employs around 159,000 people. Over 2006, TNT reported €10.1 billion in revenues and an operating income of €1,276 million. TNT is publicly listed on the stock exchange of Amsterdam. TNT recognizes its social responsibility, and has formed partnerships with the United Nations World Food Programme and the United Nations Environment Programme to fight hunger and pollution in the world.

Page publication date: 7 January 2008 at 08:30 CET