NOTIFICATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH CHAPTER 2, PARAGRAPH 9 OF THE SECURITIES MARKET ACT

We have been informed that Sampo plc has made an agreement resulting in the fact that the total percentage of share capital of Incap Corporation owned by Sampo Group decreases below 5 %.

The percentage of the shares and votes of Incap Corporation owned by Sampo Group changes upon the realisation of the agreement as described in the enclosure.

Espoo, 3 January 2002

INCAP CORPORATION


Hannele Pöllä
Communications Manager



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