SIEVI CAPITAL PLC STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 17 SEPTEMBER 2013 3.00 p.m.
ANNOUNCEMENT PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 9, SECTION 1O OF THE SECURITIES MARKETS ACT
Jonna Tolonen has according to chapter 9, section 5, of the Securities Markets Act disclosed to Sievi Capital plc (business ID 0190457-0) that on 17 September 2013 Jonna Tolonen’s ownership in Sievi Capital plc has risen above 15 per cent of Sievi Capital plc´s shares and voting rights. The share of ownership was changed due to a donation associated with a change of generation made by Jorma J. Takanen on 17 September 2013.
Jonna Tolonen’s ownership in Sievi Capital plc is 9,796,950 shares corresponding 16,14% of the total number (60,714,270) of the shares and voting rights in Sievi Capital plc.
SIEVI CAPITAL PLC
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Sievi Capital plc is an investment company whose task is to manage the company’s assets efficiently and profitably by distributing risks and looking for new growth opportunities through these measures.
Sievi Capital plc's associated companies:
Kitron ASA (KIT) (Sievi Capital plc's holding 33.0%) is a Norwegian listed contract manufacturer that operates in five different customer segments: the marine and oil industry, basic industry, defence equipment industry, hospital and healthcare equipment industry and data and telecommunications industry. In addition to Norway, Kitron has plants and production in Sweden, Lithuania, Germany, China and the United States. Kitron ASA's turnover for 2012 was NOK 1,695.1 million (approximately EUR 231.0 million). www.kitron.com
iLOQ ltd (Sievi Capital plc’s holding 23.3%) develops, manufactures and markets innovative, patented, high-security, electronic and self-operated locking solutions that combine modern mechatronics with communications and software technology. The added customer value of the iLOQ S10 product concept has been shown to be good, and the company has achieved a significant market position in the Nordic countries and a favourable reception in Central Europe. Marketing of the DIN-compliant lock cylinder solution developed for the Central European market has commenced in Germany and the Netherlands. www.iloq.fi
IonPhasE ltd (Sievi Capital plc’s holding 35.8%) develops and manufactures highquality dissipative polymers that help to control static electricity in plastic products. IonPhasE products are utilised in a wide range of industries, such as chemicals, automotive, telecommunications and consumer electronics. IonPhasE manufactures IonPhasE IPE polymers based on its patented proprietary technology. www.ionphase.fi
Panphonics ltd (Sievi Capital plc's holding 40.0%) is a leading manufacturer of products based on directional audio technology. Panphonics manufactures solutions based on proprietary patented directional audio technology for acoustically demanding applications. The company’s SoundShower speaker solutions are used in banks, in-store advertising systems, information kiosks and offices. In addition, Panphonics is a component manufacturer of plane wave technology. www.panphonics.com
Along with these associated companies, Sievi Capital plc holds 10.2% of in Apetit plc, and 14.0% of Efore plc.
Apetit plc is a food production company whose shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. The group's business segments are Frozen Food, Seafood and Grains and Oilseeds. Apetit operates in the northern Baltic Sea region. www.apetit.fi
Efore plc is a company which develops and manufactures demanding power products for electronics. Its shares are quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. In addition to Finland, the company has R&D and marketing units in China and Sweden. The company's production unit is located in China. www.efore.fi