On 27 March, in connection with Orkla`s former option programme, 40,000 options in Orkla-shares were exercised at a strike price of NOK 41.38 per share.
After this transaction, the total number of options issued in Orkla shares is now 14,707,000. Orkla owns 4,502,106 treasury shares.
Oslo, 27 March 2014
Rune Helland, SVP Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 977 13 250
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)