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Wed November 14 08:45 am 2018 in categories Stock exchange releases, Flagging notifications

Nokian Tyres: Disclosure under chapter 9, section 10 of the securities market act

Nokian Tyres plc Stock Exchange Release November 14, 2018, at 8:45 a.m.

Nokian Tyres has received an announcement from Bridgestone Corporation on November 13, 2018, in accordance with the Finnish Securities Market Act Chapter 9, Section 5. According to the announcement Bridgestone Corporation’s direct holding in Nokian Tyres shares fell below level of 10% of the share capital in Nokian Tyres plc, as a result of share transactions concluded on November 12, 2018. The direct shareholding was 13,750,000, shares, representing 9.96% of Nokian Tyres’ 138,040,257 shares and voting rights.

Total positions of Bridgestone Corporation subject to the notification: 

% of shares and voting rights (total of A)  % of shares and voting rights through financial instruments (total of 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  9.96% n/a 9.96%  138,040,257 
Positions of previous notification  14.99% n/a 14.99%

Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached:

A: Shares and voting rights:

Class/type of shares ISIN code   Number of shares and voting rights Number of shares and voting rights % 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)
 
FI0009005318 13,750,000  9.96%
SUBTOTAL A  13,750,000  9.96%

B: Financial instruments according to SMA 9:6a: 

Type of financial
instrument
 
Expiration date  Exercise/
Conversion Period
 
Physical or
cash settlement
 
Number of shares
and voting rights
 
% of shares and
voting rights
 
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
SUBTOTAL B  n/a n/a

Nokian Tyres plc

Päivi Antola, tel. +358 10 401 7327
SVP, Corporate Communications and Investor Relations
 

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