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Helsinki, Finland, 2014-06-12 16:30 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ixonos Plc          Stock Exchange Release          12 June 2014 at 17:30





The Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority has on 12 June 2014, pursuant to the Finnish Securities Market Act, approved Ixonos Plc's ("Ixonos or the "Company") securities note (the "Securities Note") related to the Company's direct share issue announced on 30 April 2014 (“Rights Issue”). The prospectus relating to the Rights Issue comprises of the Securities Note and the registration document dated 16 May 2014 (the "Registration Document" and, together with the Securities Note, the "Prospectus"). The Registration Document contains information on the Company and its financial position. The Securities Note contains a summary and information on the Rights Issue. In addition, the Securities Note contains an update of certain information contained in the Registration Document.


The Securities Note is available during its validity on the Company's Web Page  http://investor.ixonos.com/shareissue2014.cfm in digital form starting approximately from 12 June 2014. The Registration Document has been available on the Company's Web Page  http://investor.ixonos.com/shareissue2014.cfm in digital form as of 16 May 2014. The Prospectus has not been printed, but Finnish printouts are available at the company's head office at Ixonos Plc, Hitsaajankatu 24, 00810 Helsinki, Finland. The Prospectus has been published only in Finnish; it is not available in other languages.


Ixonos PLC


Esa Harju



For more information, please contact:


Ixonos PLC , Esa Harju, CEO, puh. +358 40 844 3367, esa.harju@ixonos.com

Ixonos PLC, Mikael Nyberg , CFO, tel. +358 40 501 4401, mikael.nyberg@ixonos.com






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The issue, exercise and/or sale of securities in the offering are subject to specific legal or regulatory restrictions in certain jurisdictions. The Company assume no responsibility in the event there is a violation by any person of such restrictions.


The information contained herein shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of the securities referred to herein in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration, exemption from registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction. Investors must neither accept any offer for, nor acquire, any securities to which this document refers, unless they do so on the basis of the information contained in the applicable prospectus published or offering circular distributed by the Company.


The Company has not authorized any offer to the public of securities in any Member State of the European Economic Area other than Finland. With respect to each Member State of the European Economic Area other than Finland and which has implemented the Prospectus Directive (each, a "Relevant Member State"), no action has been undertaken or will be undertaken to make an offer to the public of securities requiring publication of a prospectus in any Relevant Member State. As a result, the securities may only be offered in Relevant Member States (a) to any legal entity which is a qualified investor as defined in the Prospectus Directive; or (b) in any other circumstances falling within Article 3(2) of the Prospectus Directive. For the purposes of this paragraph, the expression an "offer of securities to the public" means the communication in any form and by any means of sufficient information on the terms of the offer and the securities to be offered so as to enable an investor to decide to exercise, purchase or subscribe the securities, as the same may be varied in that Member State by any measure implementing the Prospectus Directive in that Member State and the expression "Prospectus Directive" means Directive 2003/71/EC (and amendments thereto, including the 2010 PD Amending Directive, to the extent implemented in the Relevant Member State), and includes any relevant implementing measure in the Relevant Member State and the expression "2010 PD Amending Directive" means Directive 2010/73/EU.


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