We refer to the notice from BWG Homes on 15 February 2012. Orkla ASA has, in a private placement, subscribed for a total of 2,616,300 shares in BWG Homes.
After this transaction Orkla's holding in BWG Homes is unchanged and represents 7.5% of the share capital.
Espen Wiik, VP Strategy Development in Orkla ASA, is a member of the Board of BWG Homes ASA.
Oslo, 15 February 2012
SVP Investor Relations, Tel: 2254 4411
Siv Merethe S. Brekke
VP Orkla Investor Relations, Tel: +47 2254 4455