Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Announcement 10 June 2008 at 10:00
ANNOUNCEMENT PURSUANT TO THE SECURITIES ACT, CHAPTER 2, SECTION 10
Alma Media Corporation has been informed that the holding of Danske Bank A/S Helsinki Branch (1078693-2) in the share capital and voting rights of Alma Media has not decreased below 1/20 as previously announced but will reach 1/10 (in total 7 440 500 shares) on 20 June, 2008.
Additionally, Danske Bank A/S Helsinki Branch announces that it has made forward contracts that, in accordance with their current terms and conditions, mature in June 2008 and in March 2009. Provided that these forward contracts will materialize, the ownership of Danske Bank A/S Helsinki Branch in Alma Media Corporation is at least 1/10.
ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION
Vice President, Corporate Communications and IR
Helsinki Stock Exchange
Alma Media in brief
Alma Media is a profitably growing and internationally expanding company that invests in the future of newspapers and online media. It's best known products are the Aamulehti, Iltalehti, Kauppalehti and Etuovi.com.
Net sales in 2007 totalled EUR 329 million and the operating margin was over 19%. The company's share is listed in the Mid Cap segment of the OMX Exchange's Nordic List, trading code ALN1V.