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Shareholders

Wärtsilä has approximately 37,400 shareholders. At the end of the period, 51% of the share capital was held by foreign shareholders. At the end of 2009, the corresponding figure was 45%.

Ownership structure on 31 December 2010
         
Group Number of shareholders % Number of shares %
Private corporations 1 561 4.2 3 041 502 3.1
Banks and insurance companies 47 0.1 1 600 592 1.6
Public sector entities 47 0.1 9 369 919 9.5
Non-profit organisations 815 2.2 11 595 146 11.8
Households 34 622 92.6 22 667 444 23.0
Outside Finand 299 0.8 17 949 903 18.2
Nominee registered 14 0.04 32 396 059 32.8
Total 37 405 100.0 98 620 565 100.0
         
Division of shares 31 December 2010
         
Number of shares Number of shareholders % Number of shares %
1-50 7 098 19.0 216 083 0.2
51-1000 5 936 15.9 509 019 0.5
101-1 000 19 191 51.3 7 173 168 7.3
1 001-5 000 4 242 11.3 8 864 363 9.0
5 001-10 000 512 1.4 3 627 402 3.7
10 001-100 000 376 1.0 9 026 494 9.2
100 001-500 000 37 0.1 7 709 259 7.8
500 001-1 000 000 6 0.02 3 836 806 3.9
1000 001- 7 0.02 25 261 912 25.6
Nominee registered     32 396 059 32.8
Total 37 405 100.0 98 620 565 100.0
         
Major shareholders 31 December 2010
       
  Owner Shares Shares %
1 Avlis Ab 16 846 301 17.08
2 Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company 5 130 087 5.2
3 Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company 1 799 993 1.83
4 Svenska Litteratursällskapet i Finland r.f. 1 761 416 1.79
5 The Social Insurance Institution of Finland 967 955 0.98
6 Sigrid Juselius Foundation 665 398 0.67
7 Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation 631 608 0.64
8 The Finnish Cultural Foundation 540 000 0.55
9 State Pension Fund 520 328 0.53
10 Inez och Julius Polins Fond 511 517 0.52
11 Samfundet Folkhälsan i Svenska Finland r.f. 412 158 0.42
12 Signe and Ane Gyllenbergs foundation 404 444 0.41
13 Livränteanstalten Hereditas 377 749 0.38
14 Ella and Georg Ehrnrooth Foundation 371 465 0.38
15 Savox Investments S.a. 365 000 0.37
16 Brita Maria Renlund Foundation 350 000 0.35
17 Åbo Akademi Foundation 300 555 0.3
18 Mutual Insurance Company Eläke-Fennia 270 000 0.27
19 OP-Delta Equity Fund 270 000 0.27
20 William Thurings Stiftelse 242 222 0.25
21 Rantanen Tuula Anneli 241 333 0.24
22 Folkhälsans Forskingsstiftelse - Kansanterveyden tutkimussäätiö 240 489 0.24
23 Svenska Kulturfonden i Björneborg 222 005 0.23
24 Kuntien Eläkevakuutus 221 652 0.22
25 Blåberg Meeri 220 000 0.22
26 Ingman Finance Oy Ab 220 000 0.22
27 Sijoitusrahasto Gyllenberg Finlandia 194 191 0.2
28 Louise och Göran Ehrnrooths stiftelse 188 815 0.19
29 Erikoissijoitusrahasto OMX Helsinki 25 182 479 0.19
30 Svenska Handelsbanken Ab (publ) 179 437 0.18
31 Svenska Folkskolans Vänner 166 218 0.17
32 Fromond Elsa 155 478 0.16
33 Von Fieandt Johan 154 246 0.16
34 Schweizerische Nationalbank 152 272 0.15
35 Tallberg Carl Johan 143 341 0.15
36 Riihimäen Konepajakoulun Säätiö 141 293 0.14
37 Stockmann Marita 135 613 0.14
38 Magnus Ehrooth Foundation 133 000 0.13
39 Relander Harald Bertel 130 000 0.13
40 Sr Danske Invest Suomi Osake 122 532 0.12
41 Odin Finland 120 247 0.12
42 Pensionsförsäkringsbolaget Veritas 120 000 0.12
43 Emil Aaltosen säätiö 119 500 0.12
44 Blomberg Anne-Sofie 111 752 0.11
45 Sr Danske Invest Finland 106 997 0.11
46 Petter och Margit Forsströms stiftelse 105 000 0.11
47 Sr Danske Invest Suomi Yhteisöosake 94 693 0.1
48 Indeksirahasto Nordea Suomi Sijoitusrahasto 83 504 0.08
49 Markkola Leena 82 000 0.08
50 Finska Läkaresällskapet r.f. 81 050 0.08
  Total 37 307 333 37.83

Changes in ownership - flagging notifications

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

On 17 December 2010 BlackRock Inc. increased its holding in Wärtsilä Corporation. Following the transaction BlackRock Inc. owned 4,941,759 shares or 5.01% of Wärtsilä's share capital and total votes.

On 20 December 2010 BlackRock Inc. decreased its holding in Wärtsilä Corporation. Following the transaction BlackRock Inc. owned 4,898,350 shares or 4.97% 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 75,166 Wärtsilä Corporation shares, which represent 0.08% of the stock and of the voting rights.

 The Board of Directors share ownership in Wärtsilä 31 December 2010

Authorisations granted to the Board of Directors

Following the Annual General Meeting held on 4 March 2010, there are no current authorisations.

The Board of Directors' dividend proposal

The Board of Directors proposes that a dividend of of 1.75 euro per share and an extra dividend of 1.00 euro per share, totalling 2.75 euro per share, be distributed for the financial period that ended 31 December 2010.