STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 24 Apr 2009
Approval of share subscriptions with stock options
PÖYRY PLC Company Announcement 24 April 2009 at 9.30 a.m.
Pursuant to Pöyry PLC's stock option programme 2004, 12 000 new shares of the company have been subscribed in April 2009 with stock options 2004A and 2004B. The Board of Directors of Pöyry PLC has approved these subscriptions in its meeting on 23 April 2009. Following these subscriptions, the total number of the company's authorised shares will increase to 58 890 602.
The aim is to have the increase in the number of shares registered in the Trade Register on 28 April 2009. According to the terms and conditions of stock options 2004, the subscribed new shares entitle to dividend and other shareholders' rights as of the date of registration of the shares into the Trade Register. The new shares will be joined to the old shares and are expected to be available for public trading on the main list of NASDAQ OMX Helsinki on 29 April 2009.
The subscription period for stock options 2004A started on 1 March 2007 and will end on 31 March 2010. A total of 284 128 shares have been subscribed with stock options 2004A by 23 April 2009.
The subscription period for stock options 2004B started on 1 March 2008 and will end on 31 March 2011. A total of 127 628 shares have been subscribed with stock options 2004B by 23 April 2009.
The terms and conditions of stock options 2004 and further information on the stock option programme is available on the company's web site www.poyry.com
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Additional information by:
Anne Viitala, Executive Vice President, Legal and Risk Management, Pöyry PLC
Tel. +358 10 33 22811
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