According to SCA’s 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 February, at the request of shareholders 1,100,009 Class A shares were converted to Class B shares. The total number of votes in the company thereafter amounts to 1,528,406,964.
The total number of registered shares in the company amounts to 705,110,094 of which 91,477,430 are Class A shares and 613,632,664 are Class B shares.
Stockholm, Sweden, 28 February 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 February 28, 2013, at 10.00 CET.
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