Outstanding shares

Number of outstanding shares
August 31, 2018
A sharesC sharesTotal number of shares
Total number of issued shares 2,170,019,294 24,152,508 2,194,171,802
Repurchased own shares for hedging of long-term incentive programmes

31,085,629-

0 31,085,629-
Repurchased own shares for capital purposes* 0 0 0
Total number of outstanding shares

2,138,933,665

24,152,508

2,163,086,173

* 2018 AGM decision, no repurchases made.