The number of shares and votes in EQT AB (publ) (“EQT AB”) has changed as a result of the issue of class C shares resolved upon by the board of directors on 13 November 2019 on the basis of an authorization from the annual general meeting on 27 June 2019. The share issue forms part of the EQT Share Program resolved upon by the annual general meeting. EQT AB holds all class C shares. The class C shares will be delivered to qualifying participants in the program and converted into ordinary shares at the end of the holding period in accordance with the terms and conditions of the EQT Share Program. For more information, see www.eqtgroup.com/shareholders/corporate-governance/incentive-programs/.
Through the new class C share issue, the number of outstanding shares has increased by 8,663,490, from 952,983,900 to 961,647,390, and the number of votes has increased by 866,349, from 952,983,900 to 953,850,249. The share capital has increased by SEK 866,349, from SEK 95,298,390 to SEK 96,164,739.
Kim Henriksson, CFO, +46 8 506 55 300
Åsa Riisberg, Partner & Head of Shareholder Relations, +46 8 506 55 342
Nina Nornholm, Head of Communications, +46 70 855 03 56
EQT Press Office, [email protected], +46 8 506 55 334
This is information that EQT AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact persons set out above, at 8.30 CET on 29 November 2019.
EQT is a differentiated global investment organization with a 25-year track-record of consistent investment performance across multiple geographies, sectors and strategies. With a strong brand and distinct corporate culture, EQT manages and advises funds and vehicles that invest across the world with the mission to generate attractive returns to the fund investors.
EQT’s talent base and network allow it to pursue a unique value creation approach and thematic investment strategy, with the aim of future-proofing the companies which EQT invests in, creating superior returns and making a positive impact with everything EQT does.
EQT has more than EUR 62 billion in raised capital since inception, currently around EUR 41 billion in assets under management across 20 active funds within three business segments – Private Capital, Real Assets and Credit. EQT is a thought leader within the private markets industry with deep expertise in responsible and long-term ownership, corporate governance, operational excellence, digitalization and sustainability. EQT has offices in 15 countries across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America with more than 675 employees.
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