Helsinki, Finland, 2014-04-04 14:00 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
MUNKSJÖ OYJ, STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 4 April 2014 at 2.00 pm CET
Munksjö Oyj: Announcement under Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Finnish Securities
Market Act regarding a change of the holding of Antti Ahlström Perilliset Oy
Munksjö Oyj has today received an announcement referred to in Chapter 9,
Section 9 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act. The announcement includes the
According to the announcement from Antti Ahlström Perilliset Oy (Finnish
Business Identity Code 1548388-5), the company has as a dividend from Ahlstrom
Corporation received 179 798 Munksjö shares and the holding of the company has
exceeded the threshold of 5 per cent. The direct holding of Antti Ahlström
Perilliset Oy is 2 587 318 shares, corresponding to 5.07 per cent of Munksjö's
shares and voting rights.
According to the announcement, Antti Ahlström Perilliset Oy has on 27 June 27
2013 signed a demerger plan. The new expected registration date of the demerger
is 27 June 2014. In the demerger, the shares in Munksjö Oyj owned by Antti
Ahlström Perilliset Oy will be transferred to Ahlström Capital Oy.
Munksjö Oyj's registered share capital is EUR 15 000 000 and it consists of 51
061 581 shares. All shares carry equal voting rights.
For more information, please contact:
Åsa Fredriksson, SVP HR and Communications, tel. +46 10 250 1003
Laura Lindholm, Investor Relations Manager, tel. +46 10 250 1026
Munksjö - Materials for innovative product design
The Munksjö Group is an international specialty paper company with a unique
product offering for a large number of industrial applications and
consumer-driven products. Founded in 1862, Munksjö is among the leading
producers in the world of high-value added papers within attractive market
segments such as Decor paper, Release Liners, Electrotechnical paper, Abrasive
backings and Interleaving paper for steel. Given Munksjö's global presence and
way of integrating with its customers' operations, the company forms a global
service organisation with approximately 3,000 employees. Production facilities
are located in France, Sweden, Germany, Italy, Spain, Brazil and China. Munksjö
Oyj is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. Read more at www.munksjo.com.