Tikkurila Oyj: Ameriprise Financial's holdings in Tikkurila increased to 5.02 percent (Announcement pursuant to the Securities

Tikkurila Oyj: Ameriprise Financial's holdings in Tikkurila increased to 5.02
   percent (Announcement pursuant to the Securities Markets Act, Chapter 2,
                                 Section 10)

Tikkurila Oyj
Stock Exchange Release
October 8, 2013 at 12:00 noon (CET+1)

Tikkurila Oyj (business ID 0197067-4) has received a notification, based on
the Securities Markets Act, from Threadneedle Investments on October 4, 2013.

The holding of Ameriprise Financial Inc's holding companies (Columbia Wanger
Asset Managment LLC, Columbia Management Investment Advisers LLC and
Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings Limited) in shares of Tikkurila Oyj has
exceeded the 1/20 (5%) threshold due to trades executed on October 3, 2013.
The holding of the above mentioned companies in Tikkurila Oyj has amounted to
a total of 2,215,512 shares, which corresponds to 5.02 percent of the total
amount of shares and votes in Tikkurila Oyj.

The percentages of shares and voting rights have been calculated in proportion
to the total number of shares registered with the Trade Register and the total
number of voting rights related to them. The share capital of Tikkurila Oyj is
EUR 35,000,000.00 and it is divided into 44,108,252 shares. The company has
one series of shares, and each share entitles to one voting right.

Tikkurila Oyj
Jukka Havia, CFO

For further information, please contact:

Tikkurila Oyj
Minna Avellan, Manager, Investor Relations, tel. +358 40 533 7932,

For 150 years already, Tikkurila has provided consumers and professionals with
user-friendly and sustainable solutions for surface protection and decoration.
Tikkurila wants to be the leading paint company in the Nordic area as well as
in Russia and other selected Eastern European countries. - Tikkurila inspires
you to color your life.



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