Notification in accordance with the Finnish Securities Market Act Chapter 9 § 5: BlackRock, Inc.’s holding in Wärtsilä Corporation

Wärtsilä Corporation, Flagging notifications, 4 May 2022 at 16:30 UTC+2

Notification in accordance with the Finnish Securities Market Act Chapter 9 § 5: BlackRock, Inc.’s holding in Wärtsilä Corporation

BlackRock, Inc. has informed Wärtsilä Corporation that it has crossed above the 5% disclosure limit on total holding in shares and voting rights on 4 May 2022. Following the transaction, BlackRock, Inc. owns 4.83% of Wärtsilä’s shares and voting rights, while its total holding in Wärtsilä Corporation corresponds to 5.01%.

Total position of BlackRock, Inc. and its funds subject 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 threshold was crossed or reached 4.83% 0.17% 5.01% 591,723,390
Position of previous notification (if applicable) Below 5% Below 5% Below 5%

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

A: Shares and voting rights

Class / type of shares 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)
FI0009003727 28,621,894 4.83%
SUBTOTAL A 28,621,894 4.83%

B: Financial instruments according to SMA 9:6a

Type of financial instrument Expiration date Exercise / Conversion Period Physical or cash settlement Number of shares and voting rights % of shares and voting rights
Securities Lent N/A N/A Physical 21,891 0.00%
CFD N/A N/A Cash 1,033,931 0.17%
SUBTOTAL B 1,055,822 0.17%