Amer Sports: Notice pursuant to the Finnish Securities Markets Act, Chapter 9, Section 10

Amer Sports Corporation                                                 

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May 24, 2018 at 5:45 p.m.

Amer Sports: Notice pursuant to the Finnish Securities Markets Act, Chapter 9, Section 10

Amer Sports Corporation has received a notification from AXA S.A. (city and country of residence: Paris, France) on May 24, 2018, in accordance with the Finnish Securities Markets Act Chapter 9, Section 5.

According to the notification, the proportion of AXA S.A. of the total number of Amer Sports Corporation’s shares and voting rights increased above five (5) per cent on May 21, 2018.

Total positions of AXA S.A. according to the notification:

  % of shares and voting rights % of shares and voting rights through financial instruments Total of both in % Total number of shares and voting rights of issuer
Resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached 5.01% 0.25% 5.26% 116,517,285
Position of previous notification (if applicable) N/A N/A N/A  

Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached:

A. Shares and voting rights

Class/type of shares

ISIN code
Number of shares and voting rights % of shares and voting rights
Direct

(SMA 9:5)
Indirect

(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)
Direct

(SMA 9:5)
Indirect

(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)
FI0009000285     5,842,821      5.01%
SUBTOTAL A 5,842,821  5.01%

B. Financial instruments according to SMA 9:6


Type of financial instrument Expiration date Exercise/

Conversion period
Physical or cash settlement Number of shares and voting rights % of shares and voting rights
CFD     Cash settlement 287,811 0.25%
      SUBTOTAL B     287,811 0.25%

Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity:

Name % of shares and voting rights % of shares and voting rights through financial instruments Total of both
AXA S.A.   5.01%   0.25%   5.26%

For further information, please contact:

Samppa Seppälä, Director, Corporate Communications and IR, tel. +358 50 568 0533

DISTRIBUTION

Nasdaq Helsinki

Main media

www.amersports.com

AMER SPORTS

Amer Sports (www.amersports.com) is a sporting goods company with internationally recognized brands including Salomon, Wilson, Atomic, Arc’teryx, Mavic, Suunto and Precor. The company’s technically-advanced sports equipment, footwear and apparel improve performance and increase the enjoyment of sports and outdoor activities. The Group’s business is balanced by its broad portfolio of sports and products and a presence in all major markets. Amer Sports shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki stock exchange (AMEAS).

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