Orion Oyj : Orion Corporation issues a EUR 150 million domestic bond on 11 June 2013

  Orion Oyj : Orion Corporation issues a EUR 150 million domestic bond on 11
                                  June 2013


Orion Corporation has resolved to issue a EUR150 million fixed rate unsecured
bond. The funds will be used for general corporate purposes. The bond matures
insix (6) years and pays a coupon of2.75 percent. The bond will be applied
to be listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.

Pohjola Markets acts as lead manager for the transaction.

Orion Corporation

Timo Lappalainen   Jari Karlson
President and CEO  CFO


Orion Corporation
Orionintie 1A, FI-02200 Espoo, Finland
Homepage: www.orion.fi

Orion is a globally operating Finnish company developing pharmaceuticals and
diagnostic tests - a builder of well-being. Orion develops, manufactures and
markets human and veterinary pharmaceuticals, active pharmaceutical
ingredients and diagnostic tests. The company is continuously developing new
drugs and treatment methods. Pharmaceutical R&D focuses on central nervous
system drugs, oncology and critical care drugs, and Easyhaler® pulmonary

Orion's net sales in 2012 amounted to EUR 980 million and the company had
about 3,500 employees. Orion's A and B shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX


The information contained  in this release  shall not constitute  an offer  to 
sell securities of Orion Corporation in any jurisdiction. In particular,  this 
release does not constitute an offer to sell securities in the United  States. 
Any securities referred to herein have  not been, and will not be,  registered 
under the U.S. Securities  Act of 1933,  as amended, and  may not be  offered, 
exercised or sold in  the United States absent  registration or an  applicable 
exemption from registration requirements.


This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson
Reuters clients.

The owner of this announcement warrants that:
(i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other
applicable laws; and
(ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of
information contained therein.

Source: Orion Oyj via Thomson Reuters ONE
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.