Approximately 200 management staff are covered by this programme. The bonus earned each year has been deposited in a "bonus bank", and one third of the balance is paid out each year. The Board of Directors of Orkla ASA has decided to maintain the annual bonus system, but to discontinue the bonus bank arrangement.
In this connection, the following primary insiders have today purchased 90 136 shares in the market at a price of NOK 108.8.
A list of the primary insider's purchase of shares and new holding of Orkla shares is attached.
Siv M. Skorpen Brekke, Investor Relations
Tel.: +47 2254 4455