Notification of a change in ownership interest under chapter 2, section 10 of the Finnish Securities Market act

Helsinki, Finland, 2012-08-14 16:00 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- STOCKMANN plc, Major shareholders announcements 14.8.2012  at 17:00

Stockmann has today been notified that
Konstsamfundet r.f.'s (Business identity code 0200196-3) aggregate ownership of voting rights in Stockmann plc has increased above 15 per cent in connection with a purchase of shares on 14 August 2012.

1. Name of the target company: Stockmann plc

2. Date of the change in ownership interest: 14 August 2012

3. Exact share of Stockmann's share capital and votes:

  Number of
shares A+B
of the shares
of the voting rights
Konstsamfundet r.f.
(Business identity code 0200196-3)
6.764.848 9.39 15.00


The ownership is divided in two share series so that the number of Series A shares is 5.043.849 and the number of Series B shares is 1.720.999.

Further information:
Jukka Naulapää, Director, legal affairs, tel. +358 9 121 3850


Hannu Penttilä

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