TELESTE CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT 14.9.2006 AT 14.00
SHARES SUBSCRIBED WITH TELESTE 2002A AND 2002B STOCK OPTIONS IN
A total of 4,000 shares in Teleste Corporation have been
subscribed for with the Teleste 2002A stock options and a total of
100 shares have been subscribed for with the Teleste 2002B stock
options in August 2006. In accordance with the Terms and
Conditions, the share subscription price is EUR 6.95 with the
Teleste 2002A stock options and EUR 2.29 with the Teleste 2002B
The share subscription period with the Teleste 2002A stock options
commenced in February 2005 and with the Teleste 2002B stock
options in February 2006. The stock option program was approved by
the Annual General Meeting on 8 April 2002.
These shares, 4,100 in total, have been entered into the Trade
Register on 14 September 2006. As a result of the share
subscriptions, the share capital of Teleste was increased by 4,100
shares, i.e. by EUR 1,640.00. The registered share capital of
Teleste is thus EUR 6,954,740.80 i.e. 17,386,852 shares. The
nominal value of the share is EUR 0.40.
The holders of the new shares are entitled to all shareholders'
rights from the registration date, i.e. 14 September 2006. Listing
of the new shares will be applied for on the Helsinki Exchanges
together with the old shares beginning 15 September 2006.
Teleste is an international technology group founded in 1954,
which is specialized in broadband data communication systems and
solutions. The group is divided into two Strategic Business Units:
Broadband Cable Networks and Video Networks. Broadband Cable
Networks serves cable operators and a major part of its business
activities are handled through direct customer contact. Video
Networks supplies solutions for optical signal transmission and
video network management software solutions for video surveillance
and a major part of its business is handled through system
integrators. Both Business Units are among the leading providers
in their market areas and are globally recognized for their know-
how and ability to produce technically cutting edge solutions year
after year. In 2005 the group's net sales in continuing business
totaled EUR 82.6 million and the group employed 557 persons at the
year-end. The company has approximately 30 offices world-wide.
Close to 90% of Teleste's net sales are generated outside Finland.
The company is listed on the main list of Helsinki Exchanges.
Visit www.teleste.com for more information.
CFO Erja Saarikoski tel. +358 2 2605 685 or +358 40 550 9677