Placing of shares in Munksjö Oyj

NOT FOR RELEASE IN OR INTO AUSTRALIA, CANADA, JAPAN, HONG KONG, NEW ZEALAND, SOUTH AFRICA OR THE UNITED STATES.

Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (”SEB”) has been retained to explore the opportunity to sell shares in Munksjö Oyj (”Munksjö”) (”the Placing”). The shares are owned by EQT III, through Munksjö Luxembourg Holding S.à r.l. and Munksjö Guernsey Holding Limited, and EQT Expansion Capital I Limited (entities combined referred to as ”EQT”).

EQT’s current holding amounts to 6,136,644 shares[1], representing 12.0% of the shares and votes in Munksjö. The intention is that settlement of the placing of shares shall be effected through the Swedish Euroclear system with payment in Swedish krona to facilitate a secondary listing of Munksjö on NASDAQ Stockholm.

The price per share in the Placing will be determined through an accelerated bookbuilding process. The bookbuilding period commences today, December 3, 2014, at 17:35 CET and may close at any time on short notice.


[1] Of which EQT III, through Munksjö Luxembourg Holding S.à r.l. and Munksjö Guernsey Holding Limited, owns 5,886,052 shares and EQT Expansion Capital I Limited owns 250,592 shares