Rovio Leisure Company applies for itemizing of

Rovio Entertainment Corporation Stock Exchange published on May 28, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. EEST

Rovio Entertainment Corporation applies for listing of Option rights 2019A and 2019B.

Rovio Entertainment Corporation will apply for listing of its 2019A and 2019B Series stock options under the 2017-2019 Option Scheme on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd First North Growth marketplace, estimated from June 1, 2021.

The total number of Series 2019A option rights under the 2017-2019 option scheme is 1,616,666 and the total number of Series 2019B option rights is 50,000. Each option entitles its holder to subscribe for one (1) new share in Rovio Entertainment Corporation or for one of its own shares in the company. Rovio Entertainment Corporation holds 728,916 2019A Series options and 40,000 2019B Series options.

The subscription price for shares under the option rights of the 2019A series is currently EUR 6.92 per share. The subscription price for the option rights of the 2019B series is EUR 7.13 per share. In accordance with the terms and conditions of the option plan, the subscription price was reduced by the amount of the dividends that were resolved before the subscription of the shares on the key date of each dividend payment. However, the share subscription price is always at least EUR 0.01. The adjustment based on the distribution of assets does not apply to the sub-options for stock options 2019B decided by the Board of Directors.

In accordance with the terms of the option plan, the subscription period for the option rights of the 2019A and 2019B series begins on June 1, 2021 and ends on May 31, 2022. The option rights 2019A and 2019B are freely transferable.

The option holders can subscribe for the shares during the subscription period by providing the payment and subscription details to their own bank.

New shares subscribed with the 2019A and 2019B option rights will be listed as additional lots of company shares along with the old shares on the Nasdaq Helsinki main list after the capital increase has been registered.

The reasons for granting the 2017-2019 option rights and the main updated terms and conditions were published in a stock exchange release on May 17, 2018. The terms of the 2017-2019 option plan and the approval plan for share subscriptions under the option rights are available on the company’s website at


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Rene Lindell, CFO
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About Rovio:

Rovio Entertainment Corporation is a global mobile-first games company that creates, develops, and publishes mobile games that have been downloaded over 4.5 billion times to date. Rovio is best known for the global brand Angry Birds, which started as a popular mobile game in 2009 and has since grown from games to various entertainment and consumer products in branded licensing. Today, Rovio offers several mobile games, animations and produced The Angry Birds Movie in 2016. The sequel The Angry Birds Movie 2 was released in 2019. Rovio is headquartered in Finland and the company’s shares are listed on the main list of NASDAQ Helsinki stock exchange with trading code ROVIO. ((