Orion Corporation has received the following disclosure under Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014, regarding transactions with shares and linked securities in Orion Corporation made by managers and their closely associated persons.
Person subject to the notification requirement
Name: Laitinen, Virve
Position: Other senior manager
Issuer: Orion Oyj
Notification type: INITIAL NOTIFICATION
Reference number: 74370029VAHCXDR7B745_20210226105402_2
Transaction date: 2021-03-01
Venue not applicable
Instrument type: SHARE
Nature of the transaction: RECEIPT OF A SHARE-BASED INCENTIVE OR REMUNERATION
(1): Volume: 5,243 Unit price: 0.00000 EUR
(1): Volume: 5,243 Volume weighted average price: 0.00000 EUR
President and CEO
SVP, Corporate Functions
Orion is a globally operating Finnish pharmaceutical company – a builder of well-being. Orion develops, manufactures and markets human and veterinary pharmaceuticals and active pharmaceutical ingredients. The company is continuously developing new drugs and treatment methods. The core therapy areas of Orion's pharmaceutical R&D are neurological disorders, oncology and respiratory diseases for which Orion develops inhaled pulmonary medication. Orion's net sales in 2020 amounted to EUR 1,078 million and the company had about 3,300 employees at the end of the year. Orion's A and B shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.