Holding(s) in Company


Shareholding update following

TR1 announcement in SKG

SKG.I                 SKG.L

Dublin, London, 20 December, 2012: Smurfit Kappa Group PLC (“SKG” or the “Group”) has been informed that MDP Global Investors Limited has distributed the 17.6 million shares it held in SKG to its underlying investors and as a result its shareholding in SKG had reduced to 0.007%.

SKG’s free float increases to 98% from 91% as a result of the above transactions.


Seamus Murphy

Smurfit Kappa Group


Tel: +353 1 202 71 80

E-mail: ir@smurfitkappa.com


FTI Consulting



Tel: +353 1 663 36 86

E-mail: smurfitkappa@fticonsulting.com


About Smurfit Kappa Group

Smurfit Kappa Group (‘SKG’ or the ‘Group’) is a world leader in paper-based packaging with operations in Europe, Latin America and North America (‘the Americas’). The Group operates in 21 countries in Europe and 11 in the Americas. With innovation, service and pro-activity towards customers as its primary focus, SKG is the European leader in paper-based packaging including, Corrugated, Containerboard, Bag-in-Box Solidboard, and Solidboard packaging. It also has a key position in a number of other product/market segments, including Graphicboard, MG paper and Sack paper. SKG has a growing base in Eastern Europe and it is the only pan regional operator in Latin America.

Short Name: Smurfit Kappa GrpPLC
Category Code: HOL
Sequence Number: 356751
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20121220T103458+0000


Smurfit Kappa Group PLC


Smurfit Kappa Group PLC