Uponor Corporation Stock Exchange release 2 January 2014 16.25 EET
CORRECTED: Nordea Investment Fund Company ownership exceeds 5% - a notification under Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Market Act
The stock exchange release announced today at 13.30 EET used an old name of the investment fund company and the reason for the increase in ownership was mentioned to be share purchase rather than a merger of investment fund companies, which is the right reason. The corrected release in full is included below:
Nordea Funds Oy’s ownership exceeds 5% - a notification under Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Market Act
Uponor Corporation has today received a notification referred to in Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Market Act from Nordea Funds Oy, a Finnish subsidiary with a business id 1737785-9, stating that the company’s ownership and share of votes in Uponor Corporation (ISIN code FI0009002158) has reached 5 per cent.
As a result of a merger of investment fund companies, the total holding and voting power of Nordea Funds Oy grew from 3,653,115 shares to 3,713,100 shares, representing an ownership of 5.072%, on 2 January 2014. Uponor Corporation’s total number of shares amounts to 73,206,944 shares.
Vice President, Communications
NASDAQ OMX – Helsinki
Uponor is a leading international provider of plumbing and indoor climate solutions for residential and commercial building markets across Europe and North America. On 1 July 2013, Uponor and KWH Group merged their infrastructure businesses into a jointly owned company, Uponor Infra, which is a leading supplier of infrastructure pipe systems in Northern Europe, with wide operations internationally. In 2012, the Uponor Group employed approx. 3,000 persons in 30 countries and its net sales exceeded €810 million. Uponor Corporation is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki in Finland. http://www.uponor.com.