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

Lehto Group Plc
Stock Exchange Release
28 December 2018 at 2.45 p.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, OP-Suomi investment fund, managed by OP Fund Management Company Ltd’s ownership of the shares and voting rights in Lehto on 21 December 2018 has fallen below 5 % threshold.

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

Total positions of OP-Suomi investment fund:

% of shares and voting rights (A) % of shares and voting rights through financial instruments (B) Total %-share
(A+B)
Total number of shares and voting rights of issuer
Share after flagging threshold was crossed or reached 4,83 % 4,83 % 58 250 752
Share in previous flagging notification 5,01 % 5,01 % 58 250 752

Shares and voting rights of OP-Suomi investment fund on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached:

Class / type of shares
(ISIN-code)
Number of shares and voting rights % of shares and voting rights
Direct
(SMA 9:5)
Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)
Direct
(SMA 9:5)
Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)
FI4000081138 2 811 774 4,83 %
TOTAL 2 811 774 4,83 %

Total ownership of investment funds managed by OP Fund Management Ltd. still exceeds the 5% threshold. Total ownership on December 28, 2018 is 5,23%
.

Information:

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