DNA – Establishment of a Joint Venture with TeliaSonera Finland Oyj

We advised DNA Oy in a transaction closed on 19 August 2014 in which DNA Oy and TeliaSonera Finland Oyj established a joint venture under the name Suomen Yhteisverkko Oy. The purpose of the joint venture is to build a new, joint network in Northern and Eastern Finland. The agreement will provide DNA and Sonera customers in these areas with more comprehensive, high-quality and high-speed telecommunications connections. The joint network will reach approximately 15% of the Finnish population and cover approximately 50% of the area of the country.