Borregaard: Mandatory notification of trade - primary insider

Related parties to General Counsel of Borregaard ASA, Sveinung Heggen, have on 15 August 2017 acquired 20 shares in Borregaard ASA (ticker:"BRG") at a price of NOK 94.75 per share. Following this transaction, Sveinung Heggen and related parties own 8,535 shares in Borregaard ASA. Sveinung Heggen owns 65,000 options in Borregaard ASA.

This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to Section 5 - 12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act