90,000 Metsä Board’s A-shares converted into B-shares

Metsä Board Corporation Stock Exchange Release 7 January 2015 at 9.05 am EET

In accordance with Section 14 of the Articles of Association of Metsä Board Corporation, 90,000 A-shares have been converted into 90,000 B-shares. The conversion has been entered into the Trade Register on 7 January 2015 and trading with these shares commences on 8 January 2015.

The total number of Metsä Board’s shares is 328,165,612. After the conversion the amount of A-shares is 35,895,651 which entitle to 71 per cent of the voting rights in Metsä Board and the amount of B-shares is 292,269,961 which entitle to 29 per cent of the voting rights.



For further information, please contact:
Markus Holm, CFO, tel. +358 10 465 4913

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