HKScan Corporation                                                                  Stock exchange release 21.11.2014, at 2.45 pm

Listing prospectus for HKScan Oyj's EUR 100 million bond available

HKScan announced its decision to issue a bond of EUR 100 million on November 14, 2014. The bond matures on November 21, 2019 and carries a fixed annual interest of 3.625 percent.

The Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority has today approved the listing prospectus of the bond. The prospectus is available in English on the company's website at

NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. is expected to admit the bond to trading on the regulated market maintained by NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. as of 26 November 2014.

Danske Bank acted as the lead manager for the transaction. Krogerus Attorneys Ltd. acted as the legal adviser for the transaction.

HKScan Corporation

Hannu Kottonen

President and CEO


Further information: HKScan Corporation's CFO Tuomo Valkonen or SVP Group Treasury Keijo Keränen. Kindly submit a call-back request to Marja-Leena Dahlskog, SVP Communications, or tel. +358 10 570 2142

HKScan is the leading Nordic meat expert. We sell, market and produce high-quality, responsibly-produced pork, beef, poultry and lamb products, processed meats and convenience foods under strong brand names. Our customers are the retail, food service, industrial and export sectors, and our home markets comprise Finland, Sweden, Denmark and the Baltics. We export to close to 50 countries. HKScan’s net sales is EUR 2.1 billion and we have some 7 700 employees, making us one of the Europe’s leading meat companies.