Number of A and B shares in Ratos
This information is disclosed in accordance with Chapter 4, Section 9 of the Financial Instruments Trading Act.
Since the 2003 Annual General Meeting there is a conversion clause allowing conversion of A to B shares in the articles of association. This means that owners of A shares have an ongoing right to convert them to B shares. In March 2011 5,000 A shares in Ratos were converted to B shares, which affects the total number of votes.
After the latest conversion in March, the total number of A shares in Ratos is 42,318,530 (78% of the votes) and the number of B shares is 119,751,918 (22% of the votes). The total number of votes is 54,293,722.
For further information, please contact: Emma Rheborg, Head of Corporate Communication & IR, +46 733 80 22 63
Financial calendar from Ratos:
Annual General Meeting 2011 5 April 2011
Interim Report January - March 2011 5 May 2011
Interim Report January - June 2011 19 August 2011
Interim Report January - September 2011 9 November 2011
Ratos is a private equity conglomerate. The company's mission is to maximise shareholder value over time through the professional, active and responsible exercise of its ownership role in primarily medium to large unlisted Nordic companies. Ratos's holdings include AH Industries, Anticimex, Arcus-Gruppen, Biolin Scientific, Bisnode, Contex, DIAB, EuroMaint, GS-Hydro, Hafa Bathroom Group, HL Display, Inwido, Jøtul, KVD Kvarndammen, Lindab, Medisize, Mobile Climate Control, SB Seating, Stofa and Other holdings. Ratos is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and market capitalisation amounts to approximately SEK 40 billion.