Monthly announcement of treasury share transactions
Issuer: Essilor International
Share category: ordinary shares (ISIN: FR 0000121667)
Description of the program presented in the Registration Document submitted to
the French securities regulator (AMF) on March 30, 2010.
Charenton-le-Pont (November 2, 2010 - 6:00 p.m.) - In accordance with Article
241-4 of the AMF's Règlement Général and in line with the share buyback
program approved by shareholders at their Annual Meeting of May 11, 2010,
Essilor International hereby announces that the following share buybacks were
conducted between October 1, 2010 and October 31, 2010:
Session Number of shares Weighted average Amount (in EUR)
purchased price (in EUR)
These transactions did not involve the use of derivative instruments.
The world leader in ophthalmic optical products, Essilor International
researches, develops, manufactures and markets around the world a wide range
of corrective lenses to improve and protect eyesight. Its flagship brands are
Varilux(r), Crizal(r), Essilor(r), Definity(r) and Xperio(TM).
Based in France, the company reported consolidated revenue of more than EUR3.2
billion in 2009, with nearly 35,000 employees and operations in 100 countries.
For more information, please visit www.essilor.com.
The Essilor share trades on the NYSE Euronext Paris market and is included in
the CAC 40 index. Codes and symbols: ISIN: FR FR0000121667; Reuters: ESSI.PA;