KONE Corporation, stock exchange release, August 10, 2012 at 9.45 a.m. EET
A total of 8,950 KONE class B shares have been returned free of
consideration to KONE Corporation by virtue of the terms of KONE
Corporation's share-based incentive program for the years
The date of the returning of the shares was August 10, 2012. After the transaction, KONE Corporation holds 4,160,339 of its own class B shares.
For further information, please contact:
Jukka Ala-Mello, Secretary to the Board, tel. +358 (0)204 75 4226
KONE is one of the global leaders in the elevator and escalator industry. The company has been committed to understanding the needs of its customers for the past century, providing industry-leading elevators, escalators and automatic building doors as well as innovative solutions for modernization and maintenance. The company's objective is to offer the best People Flow® experience by developing and delivering solutions that enable people to move smoothly, safely, comfortably and without waiting in buildings in an increasingly urbanizing environment. In 2011, KONE had annual net sales of EUR 5.2 billion and on average 35,000 employees. KONE class B shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd in Finland.
Secretary to the Board
Executive Vice President
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