Suominen issues EUR 50 million bond

Helsinki, FINLAND


Suominen Corporation’s Stock Exchange Release on June 4, 2021 at 5:15 pm (EEST)

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Suominen Corporation issues a senior unsecured bond of EUR 50 million. The six-year bond matures on June 11, 2027 and it carries a coupon of 1.5 per cent. The offering was allocated to 19 investors.

Suominen Corporation will apply for the listing of the bond on the official list of Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.

The net proceeds from the bond offering will be used for general corporate purposes.

Danske Bank A/S acted as Lead Manager for the issue of the bond.

SUOMINEN CORPORATION

For further enquiries, please contact:
Toni Tamminen, CFO, tel. +358 (0)10 214 3051

Suominen manufactures nonwovens as roll goods for wipes and other applications. Our vision is to be the frontrunner for nonwovens innovation and sustainability. The end products made of Suominen’s nonwovens are present in people’s daily life worldwide. Suominen’s net sales in 2020 were EUR 458.9 million and we have nearly 700 professionals working in Europe and in the Americas. Suominen’s shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Read more at www.suominen.fi.

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