Orkla ASA sold shareholding in Oyj Hartwall Abp
Orkla ASA has sold its shareholding of 1,500,000 K-shares and 12,535,700 A-shares in Oyj Hartwall Apb.
The K-shares, equivalent to 14.5 per cent of the total votes and 2.3 per cent of the total share capital, are sold to Hartwall-Bolagen AB.
The A-shares are sold at a price of EUR 21.1 per share. Following the transaction Orkla holds no shares in Hartwall.
The sales has taken place in order to comply with the Finnish competition authorities' condi-tional approval of the establishment of Carlsberg Breweries A/S.
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