SOURCE: Stora Enso Oyj

December 05, 2006 11:12 ET

NWQ Investment Management Company LLC has increased its shareholding in Stora Enso

HELSINKI, FINLAND -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 5, 2006 -- Stora Enso (NYSE: SEO) today announced that Stora Enso Oyj was informed on 5 December 2006 that the shares in the Company held by the NWQ Investment Management Company had exceeded 5% of the paid-up share capital on 17 November 2006.

With reference to Chapter 2, paragraph 9 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act, Stora Enso Oyj is reporting that as of 17 November 2006 the shareholding of NWQ Investment Management Company is as follows:


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| NWQ Investment           |                  |             |  % of |
| Management Company       | Number of shares | % of shares | votes |
|--------------------------+------------------+-------------+-------|
| R shares                 |       43 451 169 |        5.50 |  1.82 |
+-------------------------------------------------------------------+


The holding of NWQ Investment Management Company has been calculated according to the share capital registered on 15 November 2006.


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  • For further information, please contact:
    Tim Laatsch
    Senior Vice President, Communications
    Stora Enso North America
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