Increase in share capital registered
ALMA MEDIA CORP. STOCK EXCH. ANNOUNCEMENT 13 MAY 2004 16.30 1 (1)
INCREASE IN SHARE CAPITAL REGISTERED
An increase of EUR 1,177.32 in Alma Media Corporation's share
capital was recorded today in the Trade Register. This represents
700 Series II shares subscribed during the first quarter of 2004
under the A and B warrants attached to bond loan issued in 1999.
After split the shares equal to 2,800 Series II shares. The new
shares carry dividend rights for 2004 and will be admitted for
trading on 14 May 2004.
Following the decision of the AGM on 24 March 1999 Alma Media
Corporation offered bonds with warrants totalling 1,220,000
Finnish markka to its employees entitling subscription of
altogether 2,440,000 Series II shares (after 2 April 2004 share
split) under warrants A and B. These Series II shares represent
3.73 % of the company's share capital and 0.79 % of the total
voting rights. The share subscription period for the A warrants is
28 May 2001 - 30 June 2006, and for the B warrants 28 May 2003 -
30 June 2006.
The current subscription price for A warrant is EUR 4.75 and for B
warrant EUR 5.58.
The bond with warrants to personnel programme has increased the
share capital in total by EUR 1,387.55.
Breakdown of shares following the increase:
Series I 27 086 344
Series II 35 837 196
Total 62 923 540
The share capital after the increase is EUR 26,457,449.30.
Complete terms of the bond with warrants to personnel at
ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION
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