STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to SCA’s (STO:SCAA) (STO:SCAB) articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.
In January, at the request of shareholders 700,698 Class A shares were converted to Class B shares. The total number of votes in the company thereafter amounts to 1,538,307,045.
The total number of registered shares in the company amounts to 705,110,094 of which 92,577,439 are Class A shares and 612,532,655 are Class B shares.
Stockholm, Sweden, 31 January 2013
SCA is a leading global hygiene and forest company that develops and produces personal care products, tissue and forest products. Sales are conducted in some 100 countries. SCA has many well-known brands, including the global brands TENA and Tork. Sales in 2012 amounted to SEK 85 billion (EUR 9.8 billion). SCA has approximately 37,000 employees. More information at www.sca.com
NB: This information is such that SCA must disclose in accordance with the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on January 31, 2013, at 10.00 CET.
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