Avanza Bank increase in number of shares

The share capital and number of shares outstanding in Avanza Bank Holding AB (publ) (“the Company”) has increased due to the completed share issue as a result of the exercise of employee stock options. The employee stock options exercised are part of the incentive program decided by the Annual General Meeting held on April 14, 2011. An additional small number of shares will be issued in June as part of the same incentive program.

As of today, May 29, 2015, there are in total 29,307,043 shares in the Company. The shares entitle the holder to equal number of votes.

For further information, please contact:

Birgitta Hagenfeldt, CFO Avanza Bank Holding, tel. +46 (0)73-661 80 04



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Avanza is a digital platform for savings and investments, founded in 1999. The Parent Company, Avanza Bank Holding AB (publ), is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. Avanza’s customer promise is a better return on your savings than with any other bank or pension providers in Sweden – due to low fees. Services include saving in shares, funds, savings accounts and a strong pension offering. Avanza has more than 800,000 customers with over SEK 300 billion in total savings capital. This is equivalent to 4 per cent of the Swedish savings market. Avanza is largest in terms of number of transactions among Swedish banks on the Stockholm Stock Exchange including First North. During the last nine years Avanza has won SKI’s (Swedish Quality Index) award, “Year’s Most Satisfied Savings Customers”. For more information visit: http://investors.avanza.se/en.