12/16/2014

200,000 Orion Corporation A shares converted into B shares

ORION CORPORATION      STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 16 DECEMBER 2014 at 9.00 a.m. EET              

200,000 Orion Corporation A shares converted into B shares

In accordance with Section 3 of the Articles of Association of Orion Corporation, 200,000 A shares have been converted into 200,000 B shares. The conversion has been entered into the Trade Register on 16 December 2014.

The total number of shares in Orion Corporation is 141,257,828 which, after the conversion, consists of 40,412,981 A shares and 100,844,847 B shares.

  
Orion Corporation

Olli Huotari
SVP, Corporate Functions
  Jari Karlson
CFO
 

                                                                       
                                                                       

Publisher:
Orion Corporation
Communications
Orionintie 1A, FI-02200 Espoo, Finland
Homepage: www.orion.fi

Orion is a globally operating Finnish company developing pharmaceuticals and diagnostic tests - a builder of well-being. Orion develops, manufactures and markets human and veterinary pharmaceuticals, active pharmaceutical ingredients and diagnostic tests. The company is continuously developing new drugs and treatment methods. Pharmaceutical R&D focuses on central nervous system drugs, oncology and critical care drugs, and Easyhaler® pulmonary drugs.

Orion's net sales in 2013 amounted to EUR 1,007 million and the company had about 3,500 employees. Orion's A and B shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.