On 13 April, in connection with Orkla's former management option programme, 45,000 options in Orkla-shares were exercised. 25,000 options were exercised at a strike price of NOK 36.38 per share, and 20,000 options were exercised at a strike price of NOK 42.53 per share.
After this transaction, the total number of options issued in Orkla shares under the management option programme is 1,640,000. Orkla owns 1,858,135 treasury shares.
Oslo, 14 April 2016
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