Fellow Finance Plc´s ten largest shareholders after the completion of the Initial Public Offering

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The ten largest shareholders of Fellow Finance Plc and their shares after the initial public offering of Fellow Finance on the First North Finland marketplace operated by Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd are shown in the table below. Shareholder information is based on the shareholders' register maintained by Euroclear Finland Ltd. The total number of shareholders is over 2,900 shareholders (situation as at 12 October 2018).

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1TAALERI OYJ184716326,0
2MARGIN INVESTMENTS OY83084311,7
3TN VENTURES OY83084311,7
4OY T&T NORDCAP AB6464369,1
5AVENSIS CAPITAL OY2772663,9
6OP-SUOMI MIKROYHTIÖT -ERIKOISSIJOITUSRAHASTO1300001,8
7OP-SUOMI PIENYHTIÖT1300001,8
8SIJOITUSRAHASTO SÄÄSTÖPANKKI PIENYHTIÖT1293661,8
9VAKUUTUSOSAKEYHTIÖ HENKI-FENNIA1078601,5
10VARMA KESKINÄINEN ELÄKEVAKUUTUSYHTIÖ1009801,4
    
 10 largest in total5 030 57570,7
 Other shareholders2 087 05029,3
 Total number of shares7 117 625100,0

Further enquiries

Jouni Hintikka, CEO, Fellow Finance Plc
jouni.hintikka@fellowfinance.fi
+358 40 585 5009

Certified Adviser:
Evli Bank Plc, tel +358 40 579 6210

Fellow Finance Plc

Established in 2013 and launching operations in 2014, Fellow Finance is an internationally active and growth-oriented FinTech group that provides crowdfunding services. The group consists of parent company Fellow Finance Plc and its wholly owned subsidiaries Lainaamo Oy, P2P Sverige AB and Fellow Finance Sp. z.o.o.

The Company specialises in offering, to private individuals and businesses and on its crowdfunding platform, financing and investing solutions that are an alternative to traditional bank financing. The service most central to the Company’s business is the leading1 Nordic loan-based crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending platform maintained by the Company.
1Measured by amount of financing facilitated at 4 September 2018. Source: Altfi Data (data accessed on 4 September 2018)

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