BRIEF-Talvivaara says CEO's stake falls to around 7 pct from 20 pct

HELSINKI, April 16 Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:01am EDT

HELSINKI, April 16 (Reuters) - Talvivaara: * Talvivaara says CEO Pekka Pera's direct stake in company has decreased from 19.97 percent to 6.54 percent after the company's rights issue. Finnish investment fund Solidium said on Monday that it was now the top shareholder. (Reporting by Helsinki Newsroom)