Rettig Group’s ownership in eQ Plc

Rettig Group Ltd. has through Anchor Ltd., its wholly owned subsidiary, invested in Finnish eQ Plc and reached a holding of approximately 8.33 per cent of shares and votes.

For further information go to www.rettig.fi or contact:
Josefina Tallqvist, Rettig Group, Director, Corporate Communication and IR
Tel:+358 (0)40 7455276, josefina.tallqvist@rettig.fi or www.rettig.fi

Rettig Group is a Finnish family business that creates value for generations. We aim for sustainable and long-term value growth through risk diversification and a strong balance sheet. Businesses of Rettig Group are Rettig ICC – indoor climate comfort; Nordkalk – limestone-based products; insurance company Alandia – an associated company of Rettig Group; and Anchor – Rettig Group’s in-house investment operations. In 2015, Rettig Group had a turnover of EUR 891 million (IFRS) and about 4,200 employees in 28 countries.

eQ Group is a Finnish group of companies specialising in asset management and corporate finance business. The share of the parent company eQ Plc is listed on NASDAQ Helsinki. eQ Asset Management offers a wide range of asset management services (including private equity funds and real estate asset management) for institutions and individuals. The assets managed by the Group total approximately EUR 7.5 billion. Advium Corporate Finance, which is part of the Group, offers services related to mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions and equity capital markets. More information about the Group is available on www.eQ.fi.