Shareholders

Wärtsilä has approximately 41,900 shareholders. At the end of the period, 47% of the share capital was held by foreign shareholders. At the end of 2010, the corresponding figure was 51%.


Ownership structure on 31 December 2011
                     
Group       Number of shareholders   %   Number of shares   %
Private corporations       1 726   4.1   6 587 542   3.3
Banks and insurance companies 76   0.2   5 122 040   2.6
Public sector entities       49   0.1   23 387 231   11.9
Non-profit organisations 842   2.0   22 519 337   11.4
Households       38 839   92.8   45 555 590   23.1
Outside Finland       324   0.8   33 260 631   16.9
Nominee registered               60 808 759   30.8
Total       41 856   100.0   197 241 130   100.0
                     
Division of shares on 31 December 2011
                     
Number of shares       Number of shareholders   %   Number of shares   %
1-50       4 544   10.9   136 450   0.1
51-100       5 213   12.5   441 217   0.2
101-1 000       22 390   53.5   9 342 004   4.7
1 001-5 000       7 660   18.3   16 733 407   8.5
5 001-10 000       1 117   2.7   7 850 769   4.0
10 001-100 000       841   2.0   20 244 787   10.3
100 001-500 000       71   0.2   16 103 417   8.2
500 001-1 000 000       10   0.02   6 849 750   3.5
1 000 001-       10   0.02   58 704 913   29.8
Nominee registered               60 834 416   30.8
Total       41 856   100.0   197 241 130   100.0
Wärtsilä's 50 major shareholders on 31 December 2011
       
  Owner Shares Shares %
1 Avlis Ab 29 743 962 15.08
2 Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company 10 260 174 5.20
3 Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company 7 224 986 3.66
4 Svenska Litteratursällskapet i Finland 3 064 588 1.55
5 The Social Insurance Institution of Finland 1 935 910 0.98
6 State Pension Fund 1 697 000 0.86
7 Sigrid Jusélius Foundation 1 330 796 0.67
8 Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation 1 263 216 0.64
9 The Finnish Cultural Foundation 1 161 247 0.59
10 Inez och Julius Polins Fond 1 023 034 0.52
11 Folkhälsan Samfundet i Svenska Finland r.f. 853 338 0.43
12 The Signe and Ane Gyllenberg foundation 788 888 0.40
13 Livsränteanstalten Heridas 755 498 0.38
14 Savox Investments S.A. 730 000 0.37
15 Brita Maria Renlund Foundation 700 000 0.35
16 Folketrygdfondet 695 320 0.35
17 OP-Delta Equity Fund 650 000 0.33
18 Åbo Akademi Foundation 631 110 0.32
19 Ella and Georg Ehrnrooth Foundation 542 930 0.28
20 Rantanen Tuula Anneli 502 666 0.25
21 Ingman Finance Oy Ab 500 000 0.25
22 Tapiola Mutual Pension Insurance Company 500 000 0.25
23 Folkhälsans Forskningsstiftelse 480 978 0.24
24 Nordea Nordenfonden 460 249 0.23
25 Mutual Insurance Company Eläke-Fennia 460 000 0.23
26 Svenska Handelsbanken Ab (publ) filial 457 652 0.23
27 Kuntien eläkevakuutus 443 304 0.22
28 William Thurlings Stiftelse 441 154 0.22
29 Blåberg Meeri 440 000 0.22
30 Sijoitusrahasto Aktia Capital 400 000 0.20
31 Svenska Kulturfonden i Björneborg 394 010 0.20
32 Sijoitusrahasto Gyllenberg Finlandia 384 382 0.19
33 Louise och Göran Ehrnrooths Stiftelse 377 630 0.19
34 Sijoitusrahasto Nordea Suomi 350 000 0.18
35 Schweizerische Nationalbank 341 438 0.17
36 Fromond Elsa 310 956 0.16
37 Nordea Henkivakuutus Suomi Oy 310 000 0.16
38 Von Fieandt Johan 308 492 0.16
39 Sijoitusrahasto Seligson & Co 305 245 0.15
40 Riihimäen Konepajakoulun Säätiö 282 586 0.14
41 Stockmann Marita 271 226 0.14
42 Tallberg Carl Johan 260 582 0.13
43 Relander Harald 255 000 0.13
44 Svenska Folkskolans Vänner 252 436 0.13
45 SR Danske Invest Suomi Yhteisöosake 249 354 0.13
46 Veritas Pension Insurance Company Ltd 246 800 0.13
47 Odin Finland 239 446 0.12
48 Emil Aaltosen Säätiö 239 000 0.12
49 Blomberg Anne-Sofie Marie 223 504 0.11
50 Petter och Margit Forsströms Stiftelse 210 000 0.11
  Total 75 950 087 38.51

Changes in ownership – flagging notifications

During the review period, Wärtsilä was informed of the following changes in ownership:

On 5 January 2011, BlackRock, Inc. increased its holding in Wärtsilä Corporation. Following the transaction BlackRock, Inc. owned 4,941,593 shares (the number of shares before the free share issue) or 5.01% of Wärtsilä’s share capital and total votes.

On 9 August 2011, BlackRock, Inc. decreased its holding in Wärtsilä Corporation. Following the transaction BlackRock, Inc. owned 9,838,853 shares or 4.99% of Wärtsilä’s share capital and total votes.

Management holdings

The members of the Board of Directors, the CEO, the CEO's deputy, and the corporations under their control own altogether 60,481 Wärtsilä Corporation shares, which represents 0.03% of the stock and of the voting rights.

The Board of Directors share ownership in Wärtsilä on 31 December 2011

Authorisations granted to the Board of Directors

Following the Annual General Meeting held on 3 March 2011, there are no current authorisations.

The Board of Directors' dividend proposal

The Board of Directors proposes that a dividend of 0.90 euro per share be distributed for the financial period that ended on 31 December 2011.

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