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15 May 2017

Global Graphics: Transaction in own shares

Cambridge (UK), 15 May 2017 (18:00 CEST): Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) (the "Company") announces that on 10 May 2017 it acquired 194,243 ordinary shares of €0.40 each ("Ordinary Shares") for treasury at a purchase price of €3.07 per share.  The shares were acquired off market, pursuant to Resolution 10 that was passed at the Company’s Annual General Meeting on 8 May 2017, directly from employees that had exercised share options.

The acquired shares will be held in treasury with the expectation that they will be utilised to satisfy employee share based award obligations as and when required.

Following this acquisition, there are 276,069 Ordinary Shares held in treasury and the total number of voting rights is 11,559,638.

The total voting rights figure of 11,559,638 may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they can determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company.

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About Global Graphics

Global Graphics SE (Euronext: GLOG) is a leading developer of platforms for digital printing, including the Harlequin RIP®. Customers include HP, Canon, Delphax, Roland,  Kodak and Agfa. The roots of the company go back to 1986 and to the iconic university town of Cambridge, and, today the majority of the R&D team is still based near here. The font foundry, URW++ Design and Development GmbH, and the industrial printhead driver solutions specialists, Meteor Inkjet, are subsidiary companies of Global Graphics SE.  Global Graphics has offices in: Boston, US; Tokyo, Japan; and Hamburg, Germany.


Jill Taylor
Corporate Communications Director
Tel: +44 (0)1223 926489

Graeme Huttley
Chief Financial Officer
Tel: +44 (0)1223 926472