Oriola Corporation: Notification in accordance with the Finnish Securities Market Act Chapter 9 § 5

Oriola Corporation Stock Exchange Release 14 March 2018 at 10 a.m.

Oriola Corporation: Notification in accordance with the Finnish Securities Market Act Chapter 9 § 5

Oriola Corporation (business code 1999215-0) has received a disclosure under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which the total percent of shares of Mariatorp Oy has on 13 March 2018 exceeded the threshold of 10 percent of Oriola Corporation's share capital and total number of voting rights of Mariatorp Oy has exceeded the threshold of 10 percent of voting rights of Oriola Corporation.

Mariatorp Oy's ownership of Oriola Corporation's shares and votes by share classes, according to the disclosure:

  % of shares and voting rights (total of A)  % of shares and voting rights through financial instruments (total of B)  Total of both in % (A+B)  Total number of shares and voting rights of issuer
Resulting situation on the date on which threshold was crossed or reached  10.06 % of shares10.09 % of votes - 10.06 % of shares10.09 % of votes 18,250,000shares and124,650,000 votes 
Positions of previous notification  5.01 % of shares5.0 % of votes - 5.01 % of shares5.0 % of votes  

Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached:

A: Shares and voting rights:

Class/type of shares ISIN code  Number of shares and voting rights Number of shares and voting rights % of shares and voting rights  % of shares and voting rights 
  Direct (SMA 9:5) Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 9:7) 
Direct (SMA 9:5) Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 9:7) 
FI0009014344(Oriola A)  5,600,000 shares 112,000,000 votes   3.09 % of shares  9.07 % of votes  
FI000901351(Oriola B)  12,650,000 shares 12,650,000 votes   6.97 % of shares 1.02 % of votes  
SUBTOTAL   18,250,000 shares 124,650,000 votes   10.06 % of shares  and10.09 % of votes  

Oriola Corporation's share capital comprises 181,486,213 shares, of which 55,434,273 are A-shares and 126,051,940 are B-shares. Each A-share entitles its holder to twenty (20) votes and each B-share to one (1) vote. The total number of votes is 1,234,737,400.

Oriola Corporation

Helena Kukkonen
CFO

For further information, please contact:

Helena Kukkonen
CFO
tel. +358 10 429 2112
email: helena.kukkonen@oriola.com

Katja Graff
Manager, Treasury and IR
tel.
+358 10 429 013
email:
katja.graff@oriola.com   

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Oriola Corporation
Corporate Communications
Orionintie 5
FI-02200 Espoo
www.oriola.com