Flaggings September 18, 2020 03:00 PM EEST

Notification according to chapter 9, section 5 and 6 of the Securities Market Act: Valmet Corporation’s holding in Neles

Neles Corporation, Stock exchange release on September 18, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. EEST

Neles Corporation has received a notification, pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5 and 6 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act, about a change in the holding of Valmet Corporation’s total number of shares of Neles Corporation.

On September 17, 2020, Valmet Corporation's total holding in Neles shares exceeded the 25 percent threshold and amounted to 37,135,145 shares, or 25.14 percent of Neles’ shares and votes. Valmet Corporation's total holding in Neles shares and in financial instruments is 39,768,206 shares, or 26.45 percent of Neles’ shares and votes. Neles’ total number of shares and voting rights is 150,348,256.

Valmet Corporation’s holdings according to the notification:

6. Total positions of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:

 

% of shares and voting rights (A)

% of shares and voting rights through financial instruments (B)

Total of both in %
(A + B)

Resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was reached

25.14%

1.31%

26.45%

Position of previous notification

24.70%

0.41%

25.11%

 

7. Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached:

A: Shares and voting rights

 

Number of shares and voting rights

% of shares and voting rights

ISIN Code

Direct
(SMA 9:5)

Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 7)

Direct
(SMA 9:5)

Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 7)

FI4000440664

37 803 572

-

25.14%

-

SUBTOTAL A

37 803 572

25.14%

B: Financial Instruments according to SMA 9:6a

Type of financial instrument

Expiration date

Exercise Period

Physical or cash settlement

Number of shares and voting rights

% of shares and voting rights

Forward contract

N/A

N/A

Share delivery / net value account

1 964 634

1.31%

 

 

 

SUBTOTAL B

1 964 634

1.31%

 

Neles Corporation

Distribution:

Nasdaq Helsinki

Media

www.neles.com

 

Neles is one of the leading providers of mission-critical flow control solutions and services for process industries. With our global team of experts and innovative solutions, we help our customers to improve their process performance and ensure safe flow of materials. Neles is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki in Finland and had sales of about EUR 660 million in 2019. Neles employs about 2,900 people in around 40 countries. Neles was created in the partial demerger of Metso Corporation, and trading in Neles stock started on July 1, 2020.

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