Wheatsheaf Group Limited (previously Wheatsheaf Investments Limited) owns 3 900 000 shares in AKVA group ASA ("AKVA") as per 19 December 2018.

Due to issuance of new shares in AKVA on 31 August 2018, the total number of shares issued by AKVA increased to 33 334 303 shares. As a consequence Wheatsheaf Group Limited now owns below 15 % of the total outstanding number of shares in AKVA. Wheatsheaf Group Limited has not divested any AKVA shares.

The shares and voting rights held by Wheatsheaf Group Limited as of 19 December 2018 are equivalent to 11.7 % of the total shares and votes of AKVA.

This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to Section 5-12 the Norwegian Securities Trading Act