4/13/2016

Publishing of Orion Corporation's Interim Report for January-March 2016 on 27 April 2016

ORION CORPORATION     STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE   13 APRIL 2016 at 10:30 A.M. EEST

Orion will publish its Interim Report for January-March 2016 on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 approximately at 12:00 noon Finnish time (EEST). The release and related presentation material in Finnish and in English will be available on the Group's homepage at www.orion.fi/en/investors promptly after the publishing.

News conference for analysts and media

A news conference for analysts and media will be held on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 at 13:30 EEST at Hotel Kämp, address Pohjoisesplanadi 29, Helsinki. President and CEO Timo Lappalainen will give a brief presentation in English on the financial review. Questions can be asked after the result presentation.

Participants should be prepared to present a photo ID on request.

Live webcast and conference call

A link to the live webcast will be available at Orion's website www.orion.fi/en/investors.

The conference call ID is 3465844 and the phone numbers to participate the conference are:

Finland:          +358 (0)9 6937 9590
Sweden:         +46 (0)8 5033 6538
UK:                +44 (0)20 3427 1909
USA:              +1 646 254 3366

News conference recordings

A recording of the event in English and a recording of the presentation by the President and CEO in Finnish will be available on the Orion website later the same day.

Silent period

The silent period preceding the publication is ongoing and continues until the disclosure.

Orion Corporation

Timo Lappalainen
President and CEO
Jari Karlson
CFO

Contact person:
Tuukka Hirvonen, Communications Manager, IR & Financial Communications
tel. +358 10 426 2721

Publisher:
Orion Corporation
www.orion.fi/en

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. The core therapy areas of Orion's pharmaceutical R&D are central nervous system (CNS) disorders, oncology and respiratory for which Orion developes inhaled Easyhaler® pulmonary drugs.

Orion's net sales in 2015 amounted to EUR 1,016 million and the company had about 3,400 employees. Orion's A and B shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.