AHLSTROM-MUNKSJÖ OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE January 18, 2021 at 20.30 EET
Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj has today received a notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act from Ahlström Capital Oy. According to the notification, the shareholding of Ahlström Capital Oy in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj has fallen below the threshold of 5 percent (from 18.36 percent to 0.00 percent). Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj’s registered total number of shares and voting rights of 115,653,315 has been used as the basis of calculation of percentages for the notification.
The decrease in the shareholdings of Ahlström Capital Oy relates to an internal reorganization in order to consolidate certain Ahlström family members’ and related entities’ shareholdings in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj before the completion of the public tender offer for all outstanding shares and votes in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj announced on September 24, 2020. As a result of a share exchange by Ahlstrom Invest B.V. in order to effect the internal reorganization, Ahlström Capital Oy no longer exercises control in Ahlstrom Invest B.V. Consequently, Ahlström Capital Oy no longer has indirect (or direct) holdings in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj.
Johan Lindh, Vice President, Group Communications and Investor Relations, +358 10 888 4994
Juho Erkheikki, Investor Relations Manager, +358 10 888 4731
Ahlstrom-Munksjö in brief
Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in fiber-based materials, supplying innovative and sustainable solutions to its customers. Our mission is to expand the role of fiber-based solutions for sustainable everyday life. Our offering include filter materials, release liners, food and beverage processing materials, decor papers, abrasive and tape backings, electrotechnical paper, glass fiber materials, medical fiber materials and solutions for diagnostics as well as a range of specialty papers for industrial and consumer end-uses. Our annual net sales is about EUR 3 billion and we employ some 8,000 people. The Ahlstrom-Munksjö share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki and Stockholm. Read more at www.ahlstrom-munksjo.com