(c) Utilization of authorizations granted by the General Meeting



The General Meeting of May 11, 2022 will decide whether to renew the authorization to buy back the Company’s shares and the authorization to reduce the capital by canceling shares, under the terms defined in sections 8.2 and 8.3 of the Universal Registration Document.


(d) Overview of the share buybacks carried out during the 2021 financial year

The number of shares held by the Company at December 31, 2021 is summarized below:


The total amount of buyback transaction fees excluding tax was €26,983 in 2021.

The Company held no open long or short positions in derivatives at December 31, 2021.