Oriola-KD's directed issue of up to 9.35 million B shares
Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 2 June 2009 at 18.35 p.m. NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, AUSTRALIA OR JAPAN. Oriola-KD is undertaking a directed issue of up to 9.35 million new series B shares representing approximately 9.98 per cent of the number of Oriola-KD's B shares immediately prior to the directed issue. The purpose of the share issue is to strengthen the Company's capital structure. SEB Enskilda is acting as the Lead Manager and Bookrunner for the directed issue which will be carried out by means of an accelerated bookbuild commencing with immediate effect. Oriola-KD Corporation Eero Hautaniemi President and CEO Kimmo Virtanen Executive Vice President and CFO For further enquiries, please contact: Kimmo Virtanen Executive Vice President and CFO tel. +358 10 429 2069 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org SEB Enskilda David Glasspool tel. +44 (0) 207 246 4066 Mika Laukia tel. +358 50 561 1518 Distribution: NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. Key media Released by: Oriola-KD Corporation Corporate Communications Orionintie 5 FI-02200 Espoo, Finland www.oriola-kd.com Important Notice: The information contained herein is not for publication or distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into the United States, Canada, Australia or Japan.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.