Munksjö Oyj: Change in the holding of Ahlstrom Corporation


Munksjö Oyj: Change in the holding of Ahlstrom Corporation 

Munksjö Oyj has on 11 May 2015 received an announcement referred to in Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act from Ahlstrom Corporation (Finnish Business Identity Code 1670043-1). 

According to the announcement, the holding of Ahlstrom Corporation has on 11 May 2015 fallen below the threshold of 5 percent. The direct holding of Ahlstrom Corporation has decreased to 1,300,981 shares, corresponding to 2.55 per cent of Munksjö's shares and voting rights. 

Munksjö Oyj 

For more information, please contact: 

Åsa Fredriksson, SVP HR and Communications, tel. +46 10 250 1003 
Laura Lindholm, Investor Relations Manager, tel. +46 10 250 1026 

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