Morgan Stanley’s indirect holding in Tikkurila increased to 5.18%
Major Shareholder Announcement
15 March 2021 at 11.05 a.m. (EET)
Tikkurila Oyj (business ID 0197067-4) has on March 12, 2021 received a notification pursuant to the Finnish Securities Markets Act, Chapter 9, Section 10, from Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc.
The indirect holding of the funds and accounts managed by Morgan Stanley in the shares and financial instruments of Tikkurila Oyj increased above 5 percent threshold and is now 5.18%, as a consequence of the trades executed on March 10, 2021.
Morgan Stanley’s position according to their notification:
Full name of Shareholders:
Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc.
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)
|Total number of shares and voting rights of issuer|
|Resulting situation on the date on which threshold was crossed or reached||5.15%||0.04%||5.18%||44,108,252|
|Position of previous notification||n/a||n/a||n/a|
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|
|Direct(SMA 9:5)||Indirect(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)||Direct(SMA 9:5)||Indirect(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)|
B: Financial Instruments according to SMA 9:6a
|Type of financial instrument||Expiration
|Physical or cash settlement||Number of shares and voting rights||% of shares and voting rights|
|Right of Recall over a securities lending agreement||At any time||At any time||Physical||16,466||0.04%|
Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held
starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity:
|Name||% of shares and voting rights||% of shares and voting rights through financial instruments||Total of both|
|Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc||5.15%||0.00%||5.15%|
|Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC||0.00%||0.01%||0.01%|
|Prime Dealer Services Corp.||0.00%||0.03%||0.03%|
For additional information, please contact:
Sanna Lehti, General Counsel
tel. +358 40 5111757
Tikkurila is a leading Nordic paint company with expertise that spans decades. We develop premium products and services that provide our customers with quality that will stand the test of time and weather. We operate in seven countries and our 2,400 dedicated professionals share the joy of building a vivid future through surfaces that make a difference. In 2020, our revenue totaled EUR 582 million. The company is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Nordic quality from start to finish since 1862.