On 9 December 2013, Actelion started a share purchase program of 10 million shares or CHF 720 million, subject to market conditions and strategic opportunities. This program was completed on 19 August 2016. During this time, Actelion repurchased 10,000,000 of its own shares (equal to 8.31% of the issued shares at the time of the start of the share purchases).

The Actelion shares bought back were used to service employee stock ownership plans.



Please find the listing notice in English, German and French in the download box.


Share purchases may be made between 9 December 2013 and 8 December 2016 on SIX Swiss Exchange. The Company is not obliged to purchase its own registered shares at any time; it will act as a buyer according to market conditions. Purchases under the Share Purchae Program will be made at the market price.

In accordance with Article 55b Abs. 1 lit. c BEHV, the maximum purchase volume per day was 127,572 shares.