ABB share buybacks: September 17 - September 23, 2020

Zurich, Switzerland, September 24, 2020

During the period September 17, 2020, to September 23, 2020, ABB repurchased a total of 8,492,500 shares as part of its share buyback program announced on July 22, 2020.

The buyback program is being carried out in accordance with the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (“MAR”) and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 2016/1052 (the “Safe Harbour Regulation”).



Aggregated daily volume
(number of shares)
Daily weighted average share price (CHF) Daily buyback amount
Sep 17, 2020 1,737,500 23.678086 41,140,674.43
Sep 18, 2020 1,295,000 23.718745 30,715,774.78
Sep 21, 2020 2,180,000 23.227752 50,636,499.36
Sep 22, 2020 2,060,000 23.093374 47,572,350.44
Sep 23, 2020 1,220,000 23.308033 28,435,800.26

All share purchases above have been carried out on a separate trading line on the SIX Swiss Exchange by a bank, on behalf of ABB. A full breakdown of the transactions pursuant to article 5.3 of MAR and article 2.3 of the Safe Harbour Regulation is attached to this announcement. The bank makes its trading decisions concerning the timing of share repurchases independently of ABB, within some defined parameters.

The total number of ABB Ltd shares which have been bought back within the current share buyback program from July 23, 2020, to and including September 23, 2020, is 54,156,859 shares.

Additional information is available on ABB’s investor relations website site at

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