ASIAKASTIETO GROUP PLC, STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 16 OCTOBER 2017 AT 3.00 P.M. EEST
The holding of investment funds managed by OP Fund Management Company Ltd in Asiakastieto Group has exceeded 5 per cent
Asiakastieto Group Plc has on 13 October 2017 received an announcement referred to in Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which the share of ownership of investment funds managed by OP Fund Management Company Ltd in Asiakastieto Group has exceeded the threshold of 5 per cent on 21 September 2017.
The notification of major shareholding concerns the investment fund OP-Suomi (former OP-Suomi Arvo), with which the investment fund OP-Delta and the special investment fund OP-Focus were merged on 21 September 2017. As a consequence of the merger, the share of ownership of the investment fund OP-Suomi exceeded the notification limit of 5 per cent. No changes causing a notification of major shareholding have occurred in the combined total share of ownership held by the investment funds managed by OP Fund Management Company Ltd.
According to the announcement, the holding of investment funds managed by OP Fund Management Company Ltd has increased to 1 084 949 shares, corresponding to 7,18 per cent of the company's shares and voting rights:
- OP Fund Management Company Ltd: 0 shares and voting rights (0%)
- OP-Suomi investment fund: 918 464 shares and voting rights (6,08 %)
- OP-Suomi Pienyhtiöt investment fund: 166 485 shares and voting rights (1,10 %)
Asiakastieto Group has in total 15 102 178 shares. All shares carry equal voting rights.
ASIAKASTIETO GROUP PLC
Investor Relations Manager
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Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd
Asiakastieto Group is one of the leading Finnish providers of business and consumer information services. The Group's products and services are primarily used for risk management, finance and administration, decision-making and sales and marketing purposes. At the end of 2016, the Group had around 19 000 clients, of which 11 000 were contractual clients. The Group serves several industries, the largest ones including finance and banking as well as wholesale and retail sectors and expert service companies. In 2016, the Group's net sales were EUR 49,2 million and it had 170 employees at the end of 2016. Asiakastieto Group is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki with the ticker ATG1V. More information about Asiakastieto Group is available at www.asiakastieto.fi.