Helsinki, Finland, 2013-03-11 18:10 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Glaston Corporation Stock Exchange Release 11 March 2013 at 19.10
Notification of Change in Holdings according to Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
Glaston Corporation has today received a notification of change in holdings in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act as follows:
Hymy Lahtinen Oy´s share of the total number of shares and voting rights in Glaston Corporation has exceeded 5 per cent.
The change in holdings is related to a share issue directed to the public and a conversion issue directed to the holders of Glaston Corporation’s convertible bond 2009 and debenture bond 2011 described in a stock exchange release issued by Glaston Corporation on 11 March 2013.
In accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we hereby notify the Financial Supervisory Authority and Glaston Corporation as follows:
1. Name of the issuer of shares: Glaston Corporation
2. Reason for the flagging notification: Glaston Corporation share issues
3. Name and business identity code of the shareholder subject to the notification obligation: Hymy Lahtinen Oy, Business ID 0854536-3.
4. Date of change in holdings: 11 March 2013
5. Share of the total number of shares and voting rights in the issuer:
Hymy Lahtinen Oy´s shareholding before the share issues:
Number of shares: 150,200 shares
Share of the total number of shares and voting rights: 0.14 per cent
Hymy Lahtinen Oy’s shareholding following the share issues:
Number of shares: 10,150,200 shares
Share of the total number of shares and voting rights: 5.24 per cent
The calculation basis for the flagging is the total number of Glaston Corporation shares following the share issues. The number of Glaston Corporation shares and voting rights totals 193,708,336 after the share issues.
Helsinki 11 March 2013
Hymy Lahtinen Oy
Helsinki 11 March 2013
CEO and President
For further information, please contact:
Mr. Arto Metsänen, CEO and President, Glaston Corporation, tel. +358 10 500 500
Glaston is a global company developing glass processing technology for architectural, solar, appliance and automotive applications. Our portfolio ranges from pre-processing and safety glass machines to services. We are dedicated to our customers’ continued success and provide services for all glass processing needs with a lifecycle-long commitment in mind. For more information, please visit www.glaston.net. Glaston's share (GLA1V) is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Small Cap List.
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