Stock exchange release

Fortum cancels tomorrow's Annual General Meeting 2020, postpones to a later date

16 March 2020, 18:30 EET

FORTUM CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 16 MARCH 2020 AT 18.30 EET

Release category: Other information disclosed according to the rules of the Exchange

Fortum takes the threat of the Corona virus seriously and has, based on the development of the situation and the announcement by the Finnish Government today, decided to cancel tomorrow’s Annual General Meeting.

Today the Finnish Government announced that public gatherings will be limited to a maximum of ten persons. Consequently, Fortum’s Board of Directors has today decided to cancel the Annual General Meeting, even though an Annual General Meeting of a listed company is not a public gathering.

Fortum will convene the Annual General Meeting at a later stage.

Fortum Corporation

The Board of Directors

Further information:
Sirpa-Helena Sormunen, General Counsel, Fortum Corporation, tel. +358 10 452 5350
Ingela Ulfves, Vice President, Investor relations and Financial communications, tel. +358 40 515 1531
Måns Holmberg, IR Manager, tel. +358 44 518 1518