Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj: Change in the holding of Ahlstrom Invest B.V.


Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj has today received a notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act from Ahlstrom Invest B.V. According to the notification, the shareholding of Ahlstrom Invest B.V. in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj has fallen below the threshold of 5 percent on February 4, 2020 (from 55.45 percent to 0.00 percent).  Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj’s registered total number of shares and voting rights of 115,653,315 has been used as the basis of calculation of percentages for the notification.

Ahlstrom Invest B.V. has simultaneously disposed all its shareholdings in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj to Spa Holdings 3 Oy in the public tender offer. The completion trades for the public tender offer were carried out today. Consequently, Ahlstrom Invest B.V. is not subject to an obligation to launch a mandatory public tender offer referred to in Chapter 11, Section 19 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act pursuant to the exemption under Chapter 11, Section 21 of the same act.

Additional information

Johan Lindh, Vice President, Group Communications and Investor Relations, +358 10 888 4994
Juho Erkheikki, Investor Relations Manager, +358 10 888 4731

Ahlstrom-Munksjö in brief
Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in fiber-based materials, supplying innovative and sustainable solutions to its customers. Our mission is to expand the role of fiber-based solutions for sustainable everyday life. Our offering include filter materials, release liners, food and beverage processing materials, decor papers, abrasive and tape backings, electrotechnical paper, glass fiber materials, medical fiber materials and solutions for diagnostics as well as a range of specialty papers for industrial and consumer end-uses. Our annual net sales is about EUR 3 billion and we employ some 8,000 people. The Ahlstrom-Munksjö share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki and Stockholm. Read more at www.ahlstrom-munksjo.com