On 25 April 2019 the Annual General Meeting of Orkla adopted to reduce the company`s share capital by NOK 21,875,000 by redeeming (amortising) 17,500,000 of the shares owned by Orkla ASA.
The amortisation (cancellation) of shares has now been carried out and the number of shares in the company has been reduced from 1,018,930,970 to 1,001,430,970.
The share capital has been reduced from NOK 1,273,663,712.50 to NOK 1,251,788,712.50.
Following this amortisation Orkla owns 1,125,182 own shares.
Oslo, 19 August 2019
Group Director Corporate Communications and Corporate Affairs
Tel.: +47 928 45 828
VP Investor Relations
Elise A. Heidenreich
Tel.: +47 951 41 147
This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to Section 5-12 the Norwegian Securities Trading Act