DOW JONES NEWSWIRES
Nokia Corp. (NOK), the Finnish handset maker, said Tuesday JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s (JPM) holdings in Nokia have exceeded 5% of the total share capital of Nokia, with the bank now holding shares and financial instruments representing 5.76% of the company's shares and voting rights.
-Of JPMorgan's total holding 4.73% was comprised of shares and the rest were made up of various financial instruments that can in aggregate result to a holding of 1.03%.
-The financial instruments are customary to the financial markets, such as option arrangements, with expirations dates ranging from April 27 2012, to Jan. 18 2014, Nokia said.
-The holdings are divided between various controlled undertakings of JPMorgan, with 5.35% held by JPMorgan Securities Ltd., Nokia said.
-The holdings were recorded on April 20 2012.
-At 1343 GMT shares in Nokia traded 0.9% lower at EUR2.68.
-By Sven Grundberg, Dow Jones Newswires; +46-8-5451-3098; [email protected]