On 15 April, in connection with Orkla's former management option programme, 95,000 options in Orkla-shares were exercised.
45,000 options were exercised at a strike price of NOK 38.88 per share, and 50,000 options were exercised at a strike price of NOK 39.86 per share.
After this transaction, the total number of options issued in Orkla shares under the management option programme is 4,643,000. Orkla owns 1,522,903 treasury shares.
Oslo, 16 April 2015 Ref.: Orkla ASA Senior Vice President Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 977 13 250 Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 951 41 147
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)