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Oriola-KD Corporation's directed issue has been implemented and registered


Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 8 June 2009 at 3.30 p.m.


The decision made by the Board of Directors of Oriola-KD Corporation
on 3 June 2009 regarding the directed issue of 9,350,000 new class B
shares to institutional investors has been implemented and

The new class B shares issued in the directed issue have been
registered with the Finnish trade register, and have been admitted to
trading on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd together with the existing class B
shares on 8 June 2009.

The total number of shares in the company after the share issue is
151,257,828, which consists of 48,392,203 class A shares and
102,865,625 class B shares.

Oriola-KD Corporation

Kimmo Virtanen
Executive Vice President and CFO

Thomas Heinonen
General Counsel

NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.
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Released by:
Oriola-KD Corporation
Corporate Communications
Orionintie 5
FI-02200 Espoo, Finland

The information contained herein is not for publication or
distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States,
Canada, Australia or Japan.  This release does not constitute an
offer of securities for sale in the United States, nor may the
securities be offered or sold in the United States absent
registration or an exemption from registration as provided in the
U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and the rules and
regulations thereunder.  There is no intention to register any
portion of the offering in the United States or to conduct a public
offering of securities in the United States.

This release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the
solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of the
securities referred to herein in any jurisdiction in which such
offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration,
exemption from registration or qualification under the securities
laws of any such jurisdiction.

This document does not constitute an offer of securities to the
public in the United Kingdom.  No prospectus has been or will be
approved for publication in the United Kingdom in respect of the
securities.  Consequently the securities must not be sold or offered
for sale in the United Kingdom, except to persons who fall within the
exemptions set out in the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000
(Financial Promotion) Order 2005, as amended.

SEB Enskilda is acting for the company and no one else in connection
with the directed issue and will not be responsible to anyone other
than the company for providing the protections afforded to their
respective clients or for providing advice in relation to the
directed issue and/or any other matter referred to in this release.