Helsinki, Finland, 2014-12-04 16:55 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
MUNKSJÖ OYJ, STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 4 December 2014 at 4.55 p.m. CET
Munksjö Oyj: Change in the holdings of Ahlström Capital Oy and AC Invest Five
Munksjö Oyj has today received two announcements referred to in Chapter 9,
Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act. According to the
announcements, the holding of Ahlström Capital Oy in Munksjö has today fallen
below the threshold of 5 percent and the holding of its wholly owned subsidiary
AC Invest Five B.V. has today exceeded the thresholds of 5 and 10 per cent.
Ahlström Capital Oy has today sold 2,587,318 shares in Munksjö Oyj to AC Invest
Five B.V., corresponding to 5.07 per cent of Munksjö's shares and voting
rights. The direct holding of AC Invest Five B.V. and the indirect holding of
Ahlström Capital Oy has today increased to 5,637,787 shares, corresponding to
11.04 per cent of Munksjö's shares and voting rights.
AC Invest Five B.V. is a wholly owned subsidiary of AC Invest B.V. and AC
Invest B.V. is a wholly owned subsidiary of 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 2,900 employees. Production facilities
are located in France, Sweden, Germany, Italy, Brazil, Spain and China. Munksjö
Oyj is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Read more at www.munksjo.com.