Stock Exchange Release 7/10/2010 10:00
A total of 250 shares of Sanoma Corporation have been subscribed with 2004 stock options.
Following these subscriptions, the number of Sanoma's shares increased from 161,816,894 shares to 161,817,144 shares. The total amount of subscription prices was recorded in the fund for invested non-restricted equity.
The new shares were entered into the Trade Register on 7 October 2010 and the trading in the new shares begins on 8 October 2010. For the new shares subscribed with stock options all shareholder rights commence from the date on which they are entered into the Trade Register.
Sanoma announced the Stock Option Scheme 2004 on 8 November 2004. There have not been previous share subscriptions with 2004 stock options.
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Sanoma inspires, informs and connects. As a diversified media group, we bring information, experiences, education and entertainment to millions of people every day. We make sure that quality content and interesting products and services are easily available and meet the demands of our readers, viewers and listeners. We offer a challenging and interesting working environment for 20,000 people in over 20 countries throughout Europe. In 2009, the Group's net sales totalled EUR 2.8 billion.