Alma Mediapartners acquires the remaining share capital of Muuttomaailma Oy
Alma Media Corporation 25 February 2020 Press release
ALMA MEDIAPARTNERS ACQUIRES THE REMAINING SHARE CAPITAL OF MUUTTOMAAILMA OY
Alma Mediapartners, a subsidiary of Alma Media, has increased its ownership in Muuttomaailma and acquired the remaining share capital. Alma Mediapartners previously held a 25 per cent stake in the company. The parties have agreed not to disclose the price of the transaction.
Muuttomaailma Oy maintains and develops the full-service marketplace muuttomaailma.fi where people moving into a new home can easily plan their move, invite competitive bids from service providers, compare and choose a suitable moving company and apply for financing for their move.
Muuttomaailma.fi website was established in 2015. More than 65,000 movers have already used the service to invite competitive bids for removal services. Most of, over 350, Finnish moving companies have already registered with the service. It is estimated that around 900,000 moves are done in Finland every year.
Muuttomaailma’s revenue totalled EUR 0.5 million in 2019.
For more information, please contact:
Heikki Huttunen, CEO, Alma Mediapartners Oy, tel. +358 10 665 3423
Eero Rönkkö, Founder & Partner of Muuttomaailma Oy, tel. +358 500 222 000
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