Metro International: Sale of Shares by Metro's Directors and Management

Metro International (“Metro” or “the Company”), the world’s largest international newspaper, today announced that the Company’s directors and management on 29 March 2012 sold shares as a result of the public takeover offer from Investment AB Kinnevik. See table below for details:

Name Position No of A-shares sold No of B-shares sold No of warrants sold No of debentures sold
Mia Brunell Livfors Chairman of the Board 24,580 24,580 0 0
Cristina Stenbeck Director 888,883 12,290 2,191,481 2,191,480
Nigel Cooper Director 12,290 12,290 0 0
Erik Mitteregger Director 0 0 4,000,000 0
Patrick Ståhle Director 39,000 0 0 0
Per Mikael Jensen CEO & President 1,074,992 626,688 0 0
Anders Kronborg CFO 0 319,056 0 0
Pablo Mazzei EVP Latin America 143,644 143,643 0 0
Johanna Oberg EVP Commercial 90,000 0 0 0
Linda Fors Head of Investor Relations 0 17,000 0 0
Andreas Ohlson MD Metro Sweden 70,262 160,000 100,000 100,000
Soren Riis MD Metro Denmark 19,692 19,694 98,464 98,464
Peter Kuo MD Metro Hong Kong 107,201 107,201 0 0

For further information please visit www.metro.lu or contact:

Anders Kronborg CFO Tel: +44 79 1254 0800
     

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ABOUT METRO INTERNATIONAL AND METRO
Metro is the largest international newspaper in the world. Metro is published in over 100 major cities in 22 countries across Europe, North & South America and Asia. Metro has a unique global reach – attracting a young, active, well-educated Metropolitan audience of over 17 million daily readers. 

Metro International S.A. shares are listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm through Swedish Depository Receipts of series A and series B under the symbols MTROA and MTROB.

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