Exercise of employee share options in Opera Software ASA

Reference is made to the statement dated March 7th, 2012.

The payment has been determined based on a selling price of 35.96 per share.

Lars Aarhus purchased 401 shares at a price of 35.96.After exercising options, Lars Aarhus holds 2 100 unexercised options in the Company, corresponding to 2 100 shares at the strike price of NOK 16.26 and 10 000 unexercised options in the Company, corresponding to 10 000 shares at the strike price of NOK 21.62. As of today the primary insider holds 32 117 shares in the Company.

Petter Lade, Investor Relations

Tel: 47 2369 3444

Opera Software ASA has redefined Web browsing for PCs, mobile phones and other networked devices. Opera's cross-platform Web browser technology is renowned for its performance, standards compliance and small size, while giving users a faster, safer and more dynamic online experience. Opera Software is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with offices around the world. The company is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol OPERA. Learn more about Opera at http://www.opera.com.

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Opera Software ASA is an industry leader in the development of Web browsers for the desktop, device and mobile markets. The Opera browser has received international recognition from end-users and the industry press for being faster, smaller and more standards-compliant than other browsers, and it has gathered a cult following on the net.


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