Press release

Buybacks of shares by H&M during week 31, 2022

Between 1 August 2022 and 5 August 2022 H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB (publ) (LEI code 529900O5RR7R39FRDM42) has repurchased in total 988,764 own B shares (ISIN: SE0000106270) as part of the share buyback programme initiated by the board of directors.

The share buybacks form part of the SEK 3.0 billion share buyback programme that H&M announced on 29 June 2022. The share buyback programme, which runs between 29 June 2022 and 30 November 2022, is being carried out in accordance with Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 on market abuse (the Market Abuse Regulation – MAR) and Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052 (the so-called Safe Harbour Regulation).

H&M B shares have been repurchased as follows:

Date: Aggregated daily volume (number of shares): Weighted average share price per day (SEK): Total daily transaction value (SEK):
1 August 2022 196,615 128.4012 25,245,601.94
2 August 2022 198,882 126.1042 25,079,855.50
3 August 2022 199,108 126.8189 25,250,657.54
4 August 2022 197,366 131.2694 25,908,116.40
5 August 2022 196,793 130.7967 25,739,874.98
Total accumulated over week 31/2022 988,764 128.6698 127,224,106.37
Total accumulated during the buyback program 5,657,734 129.2339 731,170,779.00

All acquisitions have been carried out on Nasdaq Stockholm by SEB on behalf of H&M. Following the above acquisitions, H&M’s holding of own shares amounts to 5,657,734 B shares as of 5 August 2022. The total number of shares in H&M, including the own shares, is 1,655,072,000 and the number of outstanding shares, excluding the own shares, is 1,649,414,266

A full breakdown of the transactions is attached to this announcement.

Nils Vinge, Head of Investor Relations
Telephone: +46 8 796 5250

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H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB (publ) was founded in Sweden in 1947 and is quoted on Nasdaq Stockholm. H&M’s business idea is to offer fashion and quality at the best price in a sustainable way. In addition to H&M, the group includes the brands COS, Monki, Weekday, & Other Stories, H&M HOME and ARKET as well as Afound. For further information, visit