Huhtamäki Oyj's increase in share capital and listing of new shares resulting from use of option rights
HUHTAMÄKI OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 26.2.2014 AT 10:00Huhtamäki Oyj's increase in share capital and listing of new shares resulting from use of option rights
A total of 20,912 new shares of Huhtamäki Oyj have been subscribed for based on Huhtamäki Oyj's option rights 2006 C under company's Option Rights 2006 Plan. The corresponding increase in the company's share capital is EUR 71,100.80. The increase has been registered with the Finnish Trade Register on February 26, 2014. The company has requested NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. to list the new shares for public trading as of February 27, 2014. In terms of shareholder rights, the new shares are identical to the shares of the company already traded on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.
Following the increase, Huhtamäki Oyj's registered share capital is EUR 365,940,854.20 and the total number of shares is 107,629,663.
The option rights 2006 C under Huhtamäki Oyj's Option Rights 2006 Plan entitle to the subscription of a total of 1,100,000 new shares on subscription dates determined by the company's Board of Directors. The subscription period for shares based on option rights 2006 C will cease on April 30, 2014.
For further information, please contact:
Sami Pauni, Group Vice President, Legal, and General Counsel, tel. +358 10 686 7872
Huhtamaki Group is a leading manufacturer of consumer and specialty packaging with 2013 net sales totaling EUR 2.3 billion. Foodservice and consumer goods markets are served by approximately 14,400 people in 61 manufacturing units and several sales offices in 30 countries. The parent company, Huhtamäki Oyj, has its head office in Espoo, Finland and its share is quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. Additional information is available at www.huhtamaki.com.