Shareholders

At year end, There were 5,440 Swedol shareholders, which is a reduction of 23.6 percent compared to one year earlier. The ten largest shareholders at the same time, accounted for 87.8 percent (76.0) of the capital and 90.0 (80.0) percent of the voting rights.

On 14 March, Nordstjernan AB entered into a Share Purchase Agreement with AB Zelda for the acquisition of a majority of the AB Zelda shares in Swedol AB. The agreement covered 18.9 percent of the outstanding shares and 27.5 percent of the voting rights in Swedol. On completion of the mandatory offer, Nordstjernan purchased an additional number of shares in December, and at year-end, owned 55,720,542 shares in Swedol, consisting of 1,820,000 A shares and 53,925,800 B shares, corresponding to 67.0 percent of the outstanding shares and 72.4 percent of the voting rights in Swedol.