Notification according to chapter 2, section 9 of the Securities Markets Act

CapMan Plc Stock Exchange Release 6 October 2011 at 3.35 p.m. EET

Notification according to chapter 2, section 9 of the Securities Markets Act

CapMan Plc has today received notifications of change in holdings and voting rights in accordance with chapter 2, section 9 of the Securities Markets Act as follows:

  • Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company's share of the total number of shares and voting rights in CapMan Plc has exceeded 5%.
  • Ari Tolppanen's and Oy Aristo-Invest Ab's combined share of the total number of shares in CapMan Plc has fallen below 10% and their combined share of voting rights in CapMan Plc has exceeded 20%.
  • Heikki Westerlund's and Heiwes Oy's combined share of the voting rights in CapMan Plc has exceeded 10%.
  • CapMan Partners B.V.'s share of the total number of shares and voting rights in CapMan Plc has fallen below 5%.

1. Name of the issuer of shares: CapMan Plc

2. Reason for the flagging notification: share transactions on 6 October

3. Name and business ID of the shareholder subject to the notification:

  • Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company (Business ID 0107638-1)
  • Oy Aristo-Invest Ab (Business ID 0594374-5) and Ari Tolppanen (controlling shareholder)
  • Heiwes Oy (Business ID 1091943-2) and Heikki Westerlund (controlling shareholder)
  • CapMan Partners B.V. (Commercial Register Number 34273612)

4. Share of the total number of shares and voting rights in the issuer:

Ownership and voting rights before the share transactions

Shareholder A shares B shares In total share of all shares share of voting rights
Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company 0 548,500 548,500 0.65% 0.40%
Ari Tolppanen and Oy Aristo-Invest Ab in total 1,220,200 7,418,720 8,638,920 10.25% 14.19%
Heikki Westerlund and Heiwes Oy in total 258,020 2,718,260 2,976,280 3.53% 3.83%
CapMan Partners B.V. 3,000,000 2,000,000 5,000,000 5.93% 23.14%

Ownership and voting rights after the share transactions

Shareholder A shares B shares In total share of all shares share of voting rights
Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company 0 7,178,500 7,178,500 8.52% 5.19%
Ari Tolppanen and Oy Aristo-Invest Ab in total 2,411,046 4,582,498 6,993,544 8.30% 20.75 %
Heikki Westerlund and Heiwes Oy in total 1,233,896 1,718,260 2,952,156 3.50% 10.17%
CapMan Partners B.V. 218,750 0 218,750 0.26% 1.58%

CapMan Plc's share capital EUR 771,586.98 consists of 84,281,766 shares (6,000, 000 A shares and 78,281,766 B shares) and 134,281,766 voting rights. A shares have 10 votes each and B shares one vote each.

For further information, please contact:
Heikki Westerlund, Senior Partner, Chairman of CapMan Plc Board, tel. +358 50 559 6580

CAPMAN PLC

Mari Reponen
Director, Communications and IR

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NASDAQ OMX Helsinki
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CapMan
CapMan is one of the leading private equity firms in the Nordic countries and Russia, with assets under management of €3.4 billion. CapMan has four key investment partnerships - CapMan Buyout, CapMan Russia, CapMan Public Market, and CapMan Real Estate - each of which has its own dedicated investment team and funds. Altogether, CapMan employs approx. 120 people in Helsinki, Stockholm, Oslo, Moscow and Luxembourg. CapMan was established in 1989 and has been listed on the Helsinki Stock Exchange since 2001. www.capman.com

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