Announcement: Bure repurchases own shares

The Extraordinary General Meeting on September 3, 2007, of Bure Equity AB (publ) ("Bure") authorized the Board of Directors to purchase the company's own shares for the purpose to enable the Board to adjust the capital structure to the company’s needs and thereby contribute to increased shareholder value. On November 16, 2007, the company's Board decided to utilize this authorization.

Bure holds since earlier 2,500,000 own shares. During the period November 20 - December 5 additional repurchases have been made with in total 2,537,200 shares on the Stockholm Stock Exchange (Stockholmsbörsen) at an average market price of SEK 38.59 each.

Bure hereafter holds in total 5,037,200 own shares, representing 5.12 per cent of all outstanding shares in Bure, 98,377,837.

Gothenburg, December 6, 2007

Bure Equity AB (publ)