Rovio Entertainment Corp.: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
Rovio Entertainment Corporation Stock Exchange Release 27 May 2019 at 3:00 p.m. EEST
Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
Rovio Entertainment Corporation (the "Company") has received a notification pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act from Invesco Ltd.
According to the notification, Invesco Ltd has acquired Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company asset management affiliate OppenheimerFunds. As a result of the acquisition, the Company shares managed by OppenheimerFunds were transferred under Invesco Ltd's management. After the acquisition, Invesco Ltd manages the Company's shares and voting rights as follows:
|Name||% of shares and voting rights||% of shares and voting rights through financial instruments||Total of both|
|Invesco Ltd|| 5.89 % || -- || 5.89 % |
5.89 per cent is based on 4 700 000 shares. The total number of shares of the Company is 79,677,642.
Rovio Entertainment Corporation
Nasdaq Helsinki, key media and www.rovio.com
For further information:
Mikko Setälä, Executive Vice President, Investor Relations tel. +358-207-888-300 (switchboard), email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rovio investor pages https://www.rovio.com/investors?language=en
Rovio Entertainment Corporation is a global, games-first entertainment company that creates, develops and publishes mobile games, which have been downloaded 4.5 billion times so far. The Company is best known for the global Angry Birds brand, which started as a popular mobile game in 2009, and has since evolved from games to various entertainment and consumer products in brand licensing. Today, the Company offers multiple mobile games, animations and has produced The Angry Birds Movie, which opened number one in theatres in 50 countries, and the sequel to which is set for theatrical release in 2019. Rovio is headquartered in Finland and the company's shares are listed on the main list of NASDAQ Helsinki stock exchange with the trading code ROVIO. (www.rovio.com)