30 April 2015, 10:30 am

Genoa, 30 April 2015

As communicated to the market on April 24th, 2015, Ansaldo STS S.p.A. – a Finmeccanica company-, on April 28th, 2015, acquired No. 138,244 ordinary shares of Ansaldo STS S.p.A. (corresponding to approximately the 0.07% of the share capital) at a price of Euro 9.503 per share net of commission. This purchase forms part of the share buyback programme authorised by the shareholders' meeting held on April 23rd, 2015.

The own shares were acquired to service the share incentive plans approved by the company.

The purchase was made on the regulated market in accordance with the limits indicated by the shareholders’ authorisation and applicable laws and regulations, including those set out in Regulation (EC) 2273/2003, and admitted market practices as set out in Consob Regulation 16839/2009.

In light of this acquisition and of the No. 1,405 own shares held by the Company as of April 28th, 2015, the Company now holds No. 139,649 own shares.

Details of the purchase made on April 28th, 2015 are shown below:

DateTimeNo. of ordinary shares purchasedNet price of purchase (€)Purchase price (€)