Orkla ASA: Mandatory notification of trade - options

On 19 February, in connection with Orkla's former management option programme, 100,000 options in Orkla-shares were exercised at a strike price of NOK 45.03 per share.

After this transaction, the total number of options issued in Orkla shares under the management option programme is now 5,898,000. Orkla owns 637,903 treasury shares.

Orkla ASA

Oslo, 20 February 2015

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Orkla ASA

Senior Vice President Investor Relations
Rune Helland
Tel.: +47 977 13 250

Investor Relations
Ane Bryn-Haugland
Tel.: +47 980 68 126

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)