Announcement pursuant to the Securities Act, Chapter 9, Section 5: ownership of Kaleva Oy in Alma Media Corporation
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release 14 December 2016 at 15.45 pm.
ANNOUNCEMENT PURSUANT TO THE SECURITIES ACT, CHAPTER 9, SECTION 5: OWNERSHIP OF KALEVA OY IN ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION
Alma Media Corporation has received a notification on December 14, 2016, pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act, that Kaleva’s holding of the shares and votes in Alma Media has decreased under the threshold of 5%.
Issuing company and its business ID: Alma Media Corporation, 1944757-4
Complete name and business ID of the shareholder: Kaleva Oy, 0187274-0
Basis of announcement: Acquisition or disposal of shares or voting rights
Date of transaction and decreasing the threshold: 14.12.2016
Total position of Kaleva subject to the notification:
Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed:
A: shares and voting rights
ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION
Vice President, Corporate Communications and IR
Distribution: NASDAQ Helsinki, main media, www.almamedia.com
For more information, please contact: Rauno Heinonen, +358 106652251
Alma Media in brief
Alma Media is a media company focusing on the service business and journalistic content. The company’s best-known brands are Kauppalehti, Talouselämä, Affärsvärlden, Iltalehti, Aamulehti, Etuovi.com and Monster. Alma Media builds sustainable growth for its customers by utilising the opportunities of digitality, including information services, system and expert services and advertising solutions. Alma Media’s operations have expanded from Finland to the Nordic countries, the Baltics and Central Europe. Alma Media employs approximately 2,400 professionals (excluding delivery personnel), of whom approximately 30% work outside Finland. Alma Media’s revenue in 2015 was EUR 291.5 million. Alma Media’s share is listed on NASDAQ Helsinki. Read more at www.almamedia.com.