Yesterday, 21 May, in connection with Orkla`s former option programme, 230,000 options in Orkla-shares were exercised.
130,000 options were exercised at a strike price of NOK 42.36 per share and 100,000 options were exercised at NOK 41.38 per share.
After this transaction, the total number of options issued in Orkla shares is now 16,152,000. Orkla owns 6,936,233 treasury shares.
Oslo, 22 May 2013
Anders Kalleberg, Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 99 04 24 98
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.