Orkla ASA : Mandatory notification of trade - options

On 25 April, in connection with Orkla`s former option programme, 155,000 options in Orkla-shares were exercised and 85,000 options were cancelled.

65,000 options were exercised at a strike price of NOK 39.86 per share and 90,000 options were exercised at NOK 38.88 per share.

25,000 options with a strike price of NOK 68.90 and 60,000 options with a strike price of NOK 45.03 were cancelled.

After this transaction, the total number of options issued in Orkla shares is now 14,117,000. Orkla owns 4,017,106 treasury shares.

Orkla ASA
Oslo, 25. April 2014

Rune Helland, SVP Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 977 13 250

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


This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.