Trend Micro Announces Share Buyback Program
(Under the provisions of the Articles of Incorporation pursuant to Article 165(2) of the Corporation Law of Japan)

Tokyo, Japan – June 2, 2014 - Trend Micro (TSE: 4704), a global leader in security software and solutions, today announced that with the resolution pursuant to Article 370 of the Corporation Law as of May 31, 2014, its Board of Directors approved share buyback under Article 156 of the Corporation Law of Japan, as applied pursuant to Article 165(3) of the Corporation Law as described below:

1. Reason for Share Buyback

In order to respond to the changing business environment, we are implementing a flexible capital budgeting policy.

2. Details of the Program

(1) Class of Capital Stock to be Purchased: Shares of Common Stock
(2) Number of Shares to be Purchased: Up to 1,000,000 shares (0.74% of the total outstanding shares)
(3) Total Purchase Price: Up to 3,500 million yen
(4) Schedule: From June 3, 2014 to June 23, 2014 (based on trade date)
(5) Method of repurchase: Open market purchases at the Tokyo Stock Exchange


Note: As of May 31, 2014  
Total number of outstanding shares (excluding treasury shares): 134,988,380 shares
Total number of treasury shares: 5,304,624 shares


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