Notification of managers' and their closely associated persons' transactions

As of 3 July 2016, Metsä Board managers and their closely associated persons referred to in the Market Abuse Regulation ((EU) No 596/2014, "MAR") must notify Metsä Board and Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority (FIN-FSA) of all transactions. 

Such notifications shall be made to Metsä Board and the FIN-FSA immediately and no later than three (3) business days after the date of the transaction.

Instruction on notifying of transactions

1. Inform Metsä Board

Immediately after conducting the transaction, inform Metsä Board of it by email to insidermetsaboard@metsagroup.com

2. Fill in the transaction form 

Fill in the form regarding the transaction on FSA electronic services.

Information needed on the form:

Metsä Board's LEI code

743700KKB8Q035K38488

Trading symbol of Metsä Board shares

METSA (A share)

METSB (B share)

ISIN codes of Metsä Board shares

FI0009000640 (A share)

FI0009000665 (B share)

Notification reference

Will generate automatically on the form

3. Send the notification 

Send the notification you have filled in as email attachment to Metsä Board as soon as possible and on the third (3) working day after the transaction at the latest. Do not send the form by post due to short notification timetable.

To Metsä Board:

Send the notification attached to an e-mail to insidermetsaboard@metsagroup.com. Please add your phone number to the e-mail so that we can contact you if we have questions about the notification.

To FSA:

Will be sent automatically via electronic services where the notification is filled in.

Metsä Board will publish the notification as a stock exchange release without delay and no later than two business days after receipt of the notification.

Further information on the regulation concerning the notifications of managers' and their closely associated persons' transactions is available at FSA webpages.