NRC Group ASA (the "Company") has completed the 2017 share program for employees in the Company and the Company's subsidiaries in Norway and Sweden, where the employees have been offered the opportunity to purchase shares in the Company at a 20% discount for a total amount of either NOK 12,000, NOK 20,000 or NOK 32,000. The purchase price per share before the discount was NOK 57, corresponding to the trading price of the NRC Group ASA share on the Oslo Stock Exchange on 15 December 2017.
In connection with the program, the Company has today completed the transfer of 55,116 of its shares held in treasury to the employees participating in the program. The Company holds 255,372 shares in NRC Group ASA in treasury following the transaction.
The following primary insiders purchased shares:
Chief Executive Officer, Øivind Horpestad, purchased 701 shares. Following this purchase, he owns 1,328,709 shares (both directly and indirectly through Charlotte Holding AS, a company wholly owned by Øivind Horpestad).
Chief Financial Officer, Dag Fladby, purchased 701 shares. Following this purchase, he owns 21,282 shares and 17,448 options in the Company.
Head of Group Accounting, Rolf Berge, purchased 701 shares. Following this purchase, Rolf Berge owns 10,701 shares in the Company (both directly and indirectly through Loreåsen Holding AS, a company controlled by Rolf Berge).
Managing Director Norway, Geir Nilsen, purchased 701 shares. Following this purchase, Geir Nilsen and related parties owns 114,240 shares in the Company.
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.
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