Major changes in holdings

Under the provisions of the Securities Markets Act, changes in holdings must be disclosed when the holding reaches, exceeds or falls below 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 33.3 (1/3), 50 or 66.7 (2/3) per cent of the voting rights or the numbers of shares of the company.
Notifications of changes in holdings must be made without undue delay.
 
 

Please contact by telephone:
Group Councel Mia Bengts, tel. +358 10 247 6348


And please send the notification form to ir@aktia.fi

Aktia has given the following notifications on changes in holdings referring to chapter 9, section 5, of the Finnish Securities Markets Act.

2020    
  2.3.2020

Aktia Bank Plc has received a notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act from RG Partners Oy that its shares and voting rights at Aktia Bank Plc will increase over the disclosure threshold of 5% and 10%.

RG Partners Oy has notified Aktia Bank Plc that is has on 1 March 2020 signed an agreement with the Society of Swedish Literature in Finland pursuant to which the Society of Swedish Literature in Finland will sell 5,803,154 shares in Aktia Bank Plc to RG Partners Oy. The acquisition is conditional upon RG Partners Oy receiving the approval of the European Central Bank in accordance with Chapter 3, Section 2 of the Finnish Credit Institutions Act to acquire more than 10% of the shares in a credit institution and certain other approvals from the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority.

In addition, on 1 March 2020, RG Partners Oy agreed with certain other sellers to acquire an additional 1,274,961 shares in Aktia Bank Plc. Such acquisitions are estimated to be completed by 13 March 2020.

The direct and indirect shareholders of RG Partners Oy are Rettig Group Oy Ab (30.0%), the Society of Swedish Literature in Finland (25.0%), Georg Ehrnrooth (12.5%), Janne Larma (12.5%), Carl-Gustav Ehrnrooth (10.0%) and Henrik Ehrnrooth (10.0%).

Following the transaction RG Partners will own 7,078,115 shares, which is 10.12% of Aktia Bank Plc's shares and voting rights.

  4.2.2020

Aktia Bank Plc has received a notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act from Erkki Etola, according to which  the total shares and voting rights in Aktia Bank of Tiiviste-Group Oy, Oy Etra Invest Ab and Etola Oy, which are companies controlled by Erkki Etola, in total have increased over the disclosure threshold of 5% on 3 February 2020. Following the transaction said companies controlled by Erkki Etola own 6.22% of Aktia Bank's shares and voting rights in total.

  4.2.2020

Aktia Bank Plc has received a notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act from Stiftelsen Tre Smeder sr that its shares and voting rights at Aktia Bank have decreased below the disclosure threshold of 5% on 3 February 2020. Following the transaction Stiftelsen Tre Smeder sr owns 2.48% of Aktia Bank's shares and voting rights.

2018    
  13.4.2018

In accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act it is announced that Aktiastiftelsen i Esbo-Grankulla sr's voting rights at Aktia Bank Plc (business code: 2181702-8) has decreased below 5 % on 12.4.2018, after the combination of Aktia Bank Plc:s classes of shares A (ISIN-code FI4000058870)  and R (ISIN-code FI4000058888), the amended articles of association and the new shares that were issued through aimed payment-free issue was registered in the Trade Register.

Aktiastiftelsen i Esbo-Grankulla sr holds 1 348 152 shares in Aktia Bank Plc and 1 348 152 voting rights. The shareholder holds 1,95 % of Aktia Bank Plc's share capital and 1,95 % of voting rights.

  13.4.2018

In accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act it is announced that Aktiastiftelsen i Vanda sr's voting rights at Aktia Bank Plc (business code: 2181702-8) has decreased below 5 % on 12.4.2018, after the combination of Aktia Bank Plc:s classes of shares A (ISIN-code FI4000058870)  and R (ISIN-code FI4000058888), the amended articles of association and the new shares that were issued through aimed payment-free issue was registered in the Trade Register.

Aktiastiftelsen i Vanda sr holds 1 320 468 shares in Aktia Bank Plc and 1 320 468 voting rights. The shareholder holds 1,91 % of Aktia Bank Plc's share capital and 1,91 % of voting rights.

  13.4.2018

In accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act it is announced that Livränteanstalten Hereditas Ab's voting rights at Aktia Bank Plc (business code: 2181702-8) has decreased below 5 % on 12.4.2018, after the combination of Aktia Bank Plc:s classes of shares A (ISIN-code FI4000058870)  and R (ISIN-code FI4000058888), the amended articles of association and the new shares that were issued through aimed payment-free issue was registered in the Trade Register.

Livränteanstalten Hereditas Ab holds 1 843 638 shares in Aktia Bank Plc and 1 843 638 voting rights. The shareholder holds 2,67 % of Aktia Bank Plc's share capital and 2,67 % of voting rights.

  13.4.2018

In accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act it is announced Veritas Pension Insurance Company Ltd's voting rights at Aktia Bank Plc (business code: 2181702-8) has decreased below 10 % on 12.4.2018, after the combination of Aktia Bank Plc:s classes of shares A (ISIN-code FI4000058870)  and R (ISIN-code FI4000058888), the amended articles of association and the new shares that were issued through aimed payment-free issue was registered in the Trade Register on.

Veritas Pension Insurance Company Ltd. holds 6 040 391 shares in Aktia Bank Plc and 6 040 391 voting rights. The shareholder holds 8,76% of Aktia Bank Plc's share capital and 8,76% of voting rights.

  13.4.2018

In accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act it is announced that Stiftelsen Tre Smeder sr's voting rights at Aktia Bank Plc (business code: 2181702-8) has decreased below 10 % on 12.4.2018, after the combination of Aktia Bank Plc:s classes of shares A (ISIN-code FI4000058870)  and R (ISIN-code FI4000058888), the amended articles of association and the new shares that were issued through aimed payment-free issue was registered in the Trade Register.

Stiftelsen Tre Smeder sr holds 6 463 545 shares in Aktia Bank Plc and 6 463 545 voting rights. The shareholder holds 9,37 %  of Aktia Bank Plc's share capital and 9,37 % of voting rights.

  13.4.2018

In accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act it is announced that Svenska litteratursällskapet i Finland rf's voting rights at Aktia Bank Plc (business code: 2181702-8) has increased above 5 % on 12.4.2018, after the combination of Aktia Bank Plc:s classes of shares A (ISIN-code FI4000058870)  and R (ISIN-code FI4000058888), the amended articles of association and the new shares that were issued through aimed payment-free issue was registered in the Trade Register.

Svenska litteratursällskapet i Finland rf holds 5 748 141 shares in Aktia Bank Plc and 5 748 141 voting rights. The shareholder holds 8,34 % of Aktia Bank Plc's share capital and 8,34 % of voting rights.

2017    
  30.3.2017 Pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 2 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Sampo plc's (Business ID 0142213-3) and Mandatum Life Insurance Co Ltd (Business ID 0641130-2) total share of Aktia Bank plc's (Business ID 2181702-8) shares has decreased to less than 5% on 29 March 2017.  
     
  17.3.2017 Pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 2 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Sampo plc's (Business ID 0142213-3) share of Aktia Bank plc's (Business ID 2181702-8) shares has decreased to less than 5% on 16 March 2017.  
     
2015    
  10.9.2015                                                                                                          
Pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Stiftelsen Tre Smeder's share of Aktia Bank plc's votes has increased to more than 20% on 10 September 2015. 
Following the transaction 10 September 2015, Stiftelsen Tre Smeder owns a total of 6,578,729 shares and 94,108,005 voting rights in Aktia Bank plc. Thus Stiftelsen Tre Smeder now holds 9.88 (9.41)% of Aktia Bank plc's share capital and 21.19 (19.76)% of voting rights. 
 
     
2014    
 

2.9.2014

 

 

 

Pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Stiftelsen Tre Smeder's share of Aktia Bank plc's shares has decreased to less than 10% on 2 September 2014. Following the transaction 2 September 2014, Stiftelsen Tre Smeder owns a total of 6,262,141 shares and 87,776,245 voting rights in Aktia Bank plc. Thus Stiftelsen Tre Smeder now holds 9.41% of Aktia Bank plc's share capital and 19.76% of voting rights. 
 
     
 

20.5.2014

 

 

Pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 2 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Sampo plc share of Aktia Bank plc's shares has increased to above 5.00% on 20 May 2014. Following the transaction 20 May 2014, Sampo plc owns a total of 4,004,684 shares and 4,004,684 voting rights in Aktia Bank plc. Thus Sampo now holds 6.01% of Aktia Bank plc's stocks and 0.90% of voting rights.  
     
 

20.5.2014

 

 

 

Pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 2 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Life Annuity Insitution Hereditas' share of Aktia Bank plc's shares has decreased to less than 5.00% and share of voting rights to less than 10,00% on 20 May 2014. Following the transaction 20 May 2014, Life Annuity Insitution Hereditas owns a total of 2,066,106 shares and 41,322,120 voting rights in Aktia Bank plc. Thus Life Annuity Insitution Hereditas now holds 3.10% of Aktia Bank plc's share capital and 9.30% of voting rights. 
     
 

20.5.2014

 

 

 

Pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 2 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Svenska litteratursällskapet i Finland rf:s share of Aktia Bank plc's shares has increased to above 5.00% on 20 May 2014. Following the transaction 20 May 2014, Svenska litteratursällskapet i Finland rf owns a total of 5,253,118 shares and 20,248,469 voting rights in Aktia Bank plc. Thus Svenska litteratursällskapet i Finland rf now holds 7.89% of Aktia Bank plc's stocks and 4.56% of voting rights.  
     
2013    
 

22.8.2013

 

 

 

 

Pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Stiftelsen Tre Smeder's share of voting rights in Aktia Bank plc has decreased to below 20.00% on 21 August 2013.

On 21 August 2013, Stiftelsen Tre Smeder owns a total of 6,852,141 shares and 88,176,245 voting rights in Aktia plc. Thus Stiftelsen Tre Smeder now holds 10.29% of Aktia Bank plc's equity and 19.85% of voting rights.

     
2012    
 

7.6.2012

 

 

 

Pursuant to Chapter 2, Section 10 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Aktiastiftelsen i Vanda votes in Aktia plc has increased to above 5.00% on 7 June 2012.
On 8 June 2012, Aktiastiftelsen i Vanda owns a total of 1,906,556 shares and 22,825,271 voting rights in Aktia plc. Thus Aktiastiftelsen i Vanda now holds 2.84% of Aktia plc's stocks and 5.10% of voting rights.

     
2011    
 

22.6.2011

 

 

Pursuant to Chapter 2, Section 10 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Stiftelsen Tre Smeder's ownership of Aktia plc has decreased to under 15.00% on 21 June 2011. Following the transaction Stiftelsen Tre Smeder now holds 10.46% of Aktia plc's stocks and 18.52% of voting rights.
     
 

6.6.2011

 

 

Pursuant to Chapter 2, Section 10 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act we inform that Aktiastiftelsen i Esbo-Grankulla's ownership of Aktia plc has decreased to under 5.00% on 5 May 2011. Following the transaction, Aktiastiftelsen i Esbo-Grankulla now holds 4.88% of Aktia plc's stocks and 5.92% of voting rights.

     
2010    
 

26.2.2010

 

 

 

Notice pursuant to Chapter 2, Section 10 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act: Life Annuity Institution Hereditas holding of Aktia plc has risen above 1/10. On 26 January 2010, the Life Annuity Institution Hereditas owns a total of 6,714,220 shares and 45,970,234 voting rights in Aktia plc. Thus the Life Annuity Institution Hereditas now holds 10.02% of Aktia plc's stocks and 10.26% of voting rights.

     
2009    
 

23.12.2009

 

 

Veritas Mutual Pensionfund Company informed on December 23, 2009 that following a share transaction on December 22, 2009 its holdings had risen above 1/10 of Aktia Plc's voting rights. The company holds a total of 46,985,409 Aktia voting rights which equals to 10.5 per cent of Aktia Plc's total voting rights. Of Aktia Plc's total stocks Pension Insurance Company Veritas now holds 6,431,866 or 9.60 per cent.