MUNKSJÖ OYJ, PRESS RELEASE,10 January 2017 at 10.30 AM CET
Munksjö Oyj: Ahlstrom Corporation announces positive results of noteholders’ meeting of senior unsecured fixed rate notes
On 2 December 2016, Ahlstrom Corporation published a stock exchange release announcing a consent solicitation process for its outstanding EUR 100,000,000 senior unsecured fixed rate notes, in relation to the merger of Ahlstrom into Munksjö. Today, Ahlstrom published a stock exchange release announcing the positive results of the noteholders’ meeting of senior unsecured notes. Both releases are available at www.ahlstrom.com.
On 7 November 2016, the Boards of Directors of Munksjö and Ahlstrom announced the combination of the two companies through a merger. The combination is expected to be completed in the beginning of the second quarter of 2017 subject to, among other things, approval by the shareholders of the two companies.
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