Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release November 5, 2010 at 15.15 pm. (EEST)
ALMA MEDIA: ANNOUNCEMENT PURSUANT TO THE SECURITIES ACT, CHAPTER 2, SECTION 10
Alma Media Corporation has on November 5, 2010 received a flagging notice pursuant to the Securities Act, Chapter 2, Section 9 from Oy Herttaässä Ab (business ID 0761658-8).
According to the notice, Oy Herttaässä Ab has on November 4, 2010 sold in total 7,250,000 Alma Media shares to Ilkka-Yhtymä Oyj. After the transaction, Herttaässä's holding in Alma Media has fallen below the flagging limit of 5%. On October 31, 2010 Herttaässä held in total 9 535 901 Alma Media shares, representing 12.71 % of all shares.
The share capital of Alma Media Corporation (business ID 1944757-4) is EUR 45,031,513.80 and it is divided into 75,052,523 shares. The company has one series of shares. Each share entitles to one voting right. The total number of voting rights is 75,052,523.
ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION
Vice President, Corporate Communications and IR
For further information, please contact: Kai Telanne, President and CEO, tel. +358 10665 3500
Distribution: NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Oy, Main media
Alma Media in brief
Alma Media is a dynamic media company whose best-known products are the Aamulehti, Iltalehti, Kauppalehti and Etuovi.com. Alma Media employs nearly 3,000 professionals. The company's net sales in 2009 totalled MEUR 307.8 with an operating margin of 13.5 per cent. Alma Media's share (ALN1V) is listed in the NASDAX OMX Helsinki Exchange. Read more at http://www.almamedia.fi/