Sanoma Corporation, Press release, 28 June 2019 at 10:30 EET
Sanoma acquires remaining shares in the online classifieds company Oikotie
Sanoma has increased its ownership in the online classifieds company Oikotie Ltd. from 90% to 100% by acquiring shares held by TS Group. The transaction clarifies the ownership structure of Oikotie and simplifies further development of the business.
Recruitment and real estate classifieds are the main business lines of Oikotie. Net sales of Oikotie were approx. EUR 20 million in 2018, and the business continues to be part of Sanoma Media Finland.
Kaisa Uurasmaa, Head of Investor Relations and CSR, tel. +358 40 560 5601
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