Press release

Buybacks of shares by H&M during week 34, 2022

Between 22 August 2022 and 26 August 2022 H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB (publ) (LEI code 529900O5RR7R39FRDM42) has repurchased in total 1,151,387 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):
22 August 2022 218,343 124.8293 27,255,603.85
23 August 2022 223,635 123.9890 27,728,280.02
24 August 2022 229,549 123.0942 28,256,150.52
25 August 2022 230,000 119.7429 27,540,867.00
26 August 2022 249,860 113,8024 28,434,667.66
Total accumulated over week 34/2022 1,151,387 120.9112 139,215,569.04
Total accumulated during the buyback program 8,803,263 128.7595 1,133,504,077.94

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 8,803,263 B shares as of 26 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 1,646,268,737.

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

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