On 27 February, in connection with Orkla's former management option programme, 140,000 options in Orkla-shares were exercised.
70,000 options were exercised at a strike price of NOK 38.88 per share and 70,000 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 now 5,468,000. Orkla owns 302,903 treasury shares.
Oslo, 2 March 2015
Senior Vice President Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 977 13 250
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This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)