The Finnish Ministry of Trade and Industry today announced it will sell 77 million shares in the Fortum Oyj share offering at a price of euro 5.50 per share. As a result of the share offering the Finnish state´s holding in Fortum decreases from the current 70.7 % to 61.6 %, or to 60.8 % if the over-allotment option granted in connection with the offering is exercised in full.


Detailed information about the sale can be found in the stock exchange release issued by the Ministry of Trade and Industry today.



Fortum Corporation



Carola Teir-Lehtinen

Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications




Helsinki Exchanges

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