On 16 March 2016, Digia’s Annual General Meeting approved Digia’s demerger plan and decided on the partial demerger of Digia Plc as set out in the demerger plan. Digia Plc is being demerged such that all assets, liabilities and responsibilities related to Digia’s Qt business are transferred to a new company called Qt Group Plc. Digia’s domestic business remains with Digia Plc. The implementation of the partial demerger was registered in the Trade Register on 1 May 2016.
Digia’s shareholders have received one Qt share for each Digia share they own as demerger compensation. No demerger compensation has been granted for treasury shares held by Digia.