Exercise of over-allotment option by Deutsche Bank

Exercise of over-allotment option by Deutsche Bank Following its announcement of the placement of 16,561,937 ordinary shares, Capio AB announces today that Deutsche Bank AG London has exercised its over- allotment option to subscribe for 1,864,665 additional ordinary shares at SEK 79 per share. As a result, the total number of outstanding ordinary shares in Capio will increase from 59,163,575 to 77,590,177. The placement (including exercise of the over-allotment option) has resulted in proceeds to Capio of SEK 1,455.7 million before issue costs. This press release does not constitute an offer of securities for sale in the United States. The new shares have not been and will not be registered in the United States and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration. There will be no public offering of the new shares in the United States. Göteborg, Sweden 2 July, 2001 Capio AB (publ) For further information, please contact: Martin Svalstedt, Chief Financial Officer Capio, +46 705 11 11 36, martin.svalstedt@capio.se Ulrika Stenson, Vice President Corporate Communications, Capio, +46 705 90 07 23, ulrika.stenson@capio.se Hayden Stockdale, Deutsche Bank, +44 20 7547 6188, hayden.stockdale@db.com ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2001/07/02/20010702BIT00060/bit0002.doc http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2001/07/02/20010702BIT00060/bit0002.pdf