Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj: Change in the holding of Viknum AB


Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj has today received a notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act from Virala Oy Ab, the ultimate controlling entity of Viknum AB. According to the notification, the shareholding of Viknum AB in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj has fallen below the threshold of 5 percent on February 4, 2020 (from 12.27 percent to 0.00 percent). Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj’s registered total number of shares and voting rights of 115,653,315 has been used as the basis of calculation of percentages for the notification.

The full chain of controlled undertakings between Virala Oy Ab and Viknum AB is as follows:

  • Virala Oy Ab
  • Atine Group Oy
  • Nidoco AB
  • Viknum AB

Additional information

Johan Lindh, Vice President, Group Communications and Investor Relations, +358 10 888 4994
Juho Erkheikki, Investor Relations Manager, +358 10 888 4731

Ahlstrom-Munksjö in brief
Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in fiber-based materials, supplying innovative and sustainable solutions to its customers. Our mission is to expand the role of fiber-based solutions for sustainable everyday life. Our offering include filter materials, release liners, food and beverage processing materials, decor papers, abrasive and tape backings, electrotechnical paper, glass fiber materials, medical fiber materials and solutions for diagnostics as well as a range of specialty papers for industrial and consumer end-uses. Our annual net sales is about EUR 3 billion and we employ some 8,000 people. The Ahlstrom-Munksjö share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki and Stockholm. Read more at www.ahlstrom-munksjo.com