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2018-02-19 13:00 CET
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FIT Biotech Oy: Conversion of FIT Biotech Oy's Convertible Capital Notes into shares

FIT Biotech Oy

Company release February 19, 2018 at 2:00 PM EET

Conversion of FIT Biotech Oy's Convertible Capital Notes into shares

Related to Convertible Note and Warrant Programmes established on December 22, 2017 between the FIT Biotech Oy ("Company") and Alpha Blue Ocean ("ABO") the Company's Board of Directors have resolved on February 19, 2018 to approve ABO's request relating to the funding programme to convert EUR 150,000 worth of Convertible Capital Notes into the Company's K shares. The Extraordinary Shareholders' meeting approved the ABO funding programme on February 6, 2018.

Due to the conversion of the Convertible Capital Notes, the Company transfers 75,000,000 K shares owned by the Company to ABO with the conversion price of EUR 0.002 per share and the reserve for invested unrestricted equity of the Company will be increased by EUR 150,000.00. The Board authorization is based on the Extraordinary General Meeting December 14, 2017.

The Company holds 9,081,083 K shares after the issuance of these shares.

The K shares will be admitted to trading on First North Finland on or about February 21, 2018.

After this transaction FIT Biotech Oy has listed shares amounting to 335,777,207 K shares.


Board of Directors

For further information:
CEO Erkki Pekkarinen
Tel: +358440270080

Certified Advisor: Aalto Capital Partners Oy, tel. +358 40 587 7000

About FIT Biotech
FIT Biotech Oy is a biotechnology company established in 1995. The company develops and licenses its patented GTU® (Gene Transport Unit) vector technology for new-generation medical treatments. GTU® is a gene transport technology that meets an important medical challenge in the usability of gene therapy and DNA vaccines.

FIT Biotech applies GTU® technology in its drug development programmes. Application areas include cancer (gene therapy) and infectious diseases such as HIV and tuberculosis, as well as animal vaccines.

FIT Biotech shares are listed on the First North Finland marketplace maintained by Nasdaq Helsinki Oy.

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