Borregaard: Mandatory notification of trade - options

30.03.2016: Borregaard ASA ("Borregaard", OSE ticker: BRG)

On 30 March 2016, in connection with Borregaard's option programme, 35,000 options in Borregaard shares were exercised at a strike price of NOK 16.68 per share.

After this transaction, the total number of options issued in Borregaard shares is 1,278,800. Borregaard owns 458,880 treasury shares representing 0.46% of total shares outstanding.

Borregaard ASA
Sarpsborg, 30 March 2016

Lotte Kvinlaug, Investor Relations Officer, + 47 922 86 909

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