1 September 2011
Nyrstar NV announces information on the acquisition of own shares, as required by article 207 of the Royal Decree dated 30 January 2001 executing the Belgian Company Code.
Nyrstar announces today that during the period from 24 August until 31 August 2011 it has acquired 781,000 own shares on NYSE Euronext Brussels.
| Date of|
| Total (EUR)|
| 24 August 2011|| 100,000|| 6.9368|| 7.06|| 6.64|| 693,680|
| 25 August 2011|| 150,000|| 7.0573|| 7.18|| 6.90|| 1,058,595|
| 26 August 2011|| 118,000|| 6.9643|| 7.10|| 6.82|| 821,787|
| 29 August 2011|| 108,000|| 7.3279|| 7.48|| 7.15|| 791,413|
| 30 August 2011|| 130,000|| 7.4697|| 7.60|| 7.37|| 971,061|
| 31 August 2011|| 175,000|| 7.7935|| 7.98|| 7.52|| 1,363,863|
The board of director's authorisation to acquire own shares was renewed at the Extraordinary General Meeting dated 26 May 2009.
Further information on the above is available on the Nyrstar website.
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The partner of choice in essential resources for the development of a changing world. Nyrstar is a leading global multi-metals business, producing significant quantities of zinc and lead as well as other products (including silver, gold and copper). Nyrstar is listed on NYSE Euronext Brussels under the symbol NYR. For further information visit the Nyrstar website, www.nyrstar.com.
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