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SAP SE / Key word(s): Miscellaneous/Share Buyback
14.02.2011 08:29

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WALLDORF, Germany - February 14, 2011 - SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced that it expects subscription rights to SAP shares to be exercised on February 15, 2011. The subscription rights that are expected to be exercised arise under the Company's Long Term Incentive Plan 2000, in which stock options and convertible bonds bearing subscription rights to SAP shares were given to executives and employees of SAP Group. As a result, up to a total of 3.45 million SAP shares will be received and sold into the market on the same day. SAP will primarily use treasury shares to service the subscription rights.

The SAP Executive Board has decided to buy back from the open market on the same day (February 15, 2011) the quantity of shares needed to replenish the treasury stock that was used to service the subscription rights.
The Company was granted approval to buy back shares at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on June 8, 2010, which authorized the Executive Board to buy back up to 120 million SAP shares on or before June 30, 2013. The decision regarding the precise number and timing of any buyback of shares for treasury is subject to change, depending on market conditions.

Information and Explanation of the Issuer to this News:
For more information, press only:

Christoph Liedtke +49 (6227) 7-50383, CET Guenter Gaugler +49 (6227) 7-65416, CET Jim Dever +1 (610) 661-2161, ET
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Stefan Gruber +49 (6227) 7-44872, CET Marty Cohen +1 (212) 653-9619, ET
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Language:     English
Company:      SAP SE
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              69190 Walldorf
Phone:        +49 (0)6227 - 74 74 74
Fax:          +49 (0)6227 - 75 75 75
ISIN:         DE0007164600
WKN:          716460
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