Stock exchange release
February 6, 2015 03:40 PM EEST
Notification according to chapter 9, section 5 of the Securities Market Act: A change in shareholding
Notification according to chapter 9, section 5 of the Securities Market Act: A
change in shareholding
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on February 6, 2015 at 2:40 p.m.
Metso Corporation has on February 6, 2015 received a notification referred to in
Securities Market Act regarding a change in shareholding within the Cevian
funds. Cevian Capital II Master Fund L.P. has transferred its aggregate holding
of 7,560,179 Metso shares to Cevian Capital Partners Ltd., which is a wholly-
owned subsidiary of Cevian Capital II Master Fund L.P.
As of February 6, 2015 Cevian Capital Partners Ltd. holds 20,813,714 shares
which corresponds to 13.84% of Metso shares and share of votes. The transfer
does not have any impact on the total amount of shares held by Cevian.
The registered number of shares of Metso Corporation is 150,348,256, which
entitle to a total of 150,348,256 votes.
Metso is a leading process performance provider, with customers in the mining,
oil and gas, and aggregates industries. Metso's cutting-edge services and
solutions improve availability and reliability in minerals processing and flow
control, providing sustainable process and profit improvements. Metso is listed
on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, Finland. In 2014, Metso's net sales totaled EUR 3.7
billion. Metso employs approximately 16,000 industry experts in 50 countries.
Further information, please contact:
Juha Rouhiainen, VP, Investor Relations, Metso Corporation, tel +358 20 484 3253
VP, Investor Relations
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd