Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act

Lehto Group Plc
Stock Exchange Release
25 January 2019 at 11.45 a.m.

Lehto Group Plc (“Lehto”) has received a notification pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act from OP Fund Management Company Ltd. Pursuant to the notification the aggregate ownership of OP-Suomi Pienyhtiöt and OP-Suomi investment funds, managed by OP Fund Management Company Ltd, of the shares and voting rights in Lehto on 23 January 2019 has fallen below 5% threshold.

Lehto has a total of 58,250,752 shares. Each share entitles its holder to one (1) vote.

Name and business ID of the shareholder: OP-Rahastoyhtiö Oy, 0743962-2
Basis of announcement: Acquisition or disposal of shares or voting rights
Date on which the threshold was crossed or reached: January 23, 2019                        

Total positions of OP Fund Management Company Ltd and its funds subject to the notification:

% of shares and voting rights (A) % of shares and voting rights through financial instruments (B) Total %-share
(A+B)
Resulting situation on the date on which threshold was crossed or reached 4,71 % 4,71 %
Positions of previous notification (if applicable) 5,29 % 5,29 %

Notified details and resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached:

Class / type of shares (ISIN code):
FI4000081138
Direct
(SMA 9:5)
Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)
Total
Number of shares and voting rights 2 743 169 0 2 743 169
% of shares and voting rights 4,71 % 0 4,71 %

Information:

Veli-Pekka Paloranta
Chief Financial Officer
veli-pekka.paloranta@lehto.fi
+358 400 944 074