KONE Corporation, stock exchange release, January 29, 2019 at 10.30 a.m. EET
Change in KONE Corporation's holding of treasury shares
KONE Corporation has assigned a total of 217,899 KONE class B shares to the key 381 employees of the KONE share-based incentive program as a reward payment for the 2016 earnings period.
The handover date for the shares was January 28, 2019. After the transfer, KONE Corporation holds 11,813,915 of its own class B shares.
For further information, please contact:
Jukka Ala-Mello, Secretary to the Board, tel. +358 (0)204 75 4226
Secretary to the Board
At KONE, our mission is to improve the flow of urban life. As a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, KONE provides elevators, escalators and automatic building doors, as well as solutions for maintenance and modernization to add value to buildings throughout their life cycle. Through more effective People Flow®, we make people's journeys safe, convenient and reliable, in taller, smarter buildings. In 2018, KONE had annual sales of EUR 9.1 billion, and at the end of the year over 57,000 employees. KONE class B shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. in Finland.