Annual General Meeting of shareholders in Hufvudstaden 2013

Hufvudstaden held its Annual General Meeting today at the Grand Hôtel, Vinterträdgården, in Stockholm. The Meeting adopted the Board of Directors’ proposal of a dividend of SEK 2.60 per share. The record date is Tuesday March 26, 2013 and the estimated date of dividend payment is Tuesday April 2, 2013.

Fredrik Lundberg, Claes Boustedt, Bengt Braun, Peter Egardt, Louise Lindh, Hans Mertzig, Sten Peterson, Anna-Greta Sjöberg and Ivo Stopner were reelected to the Board of Directors.

Fredrik Lundberg was reelected Chairman of the Board.

The Meeting decided that a remuneration of SEK 1,800,000 be paid to the Board of Directors, of which SEK 400,000 to the Chairman of the Board and SEK 200,000 to each of the other Board members, apart from the President.

As auditor the registered auditing company KPMG AB was elected, with George Pettersson as the lead auditor.

The Meeting further adopted guidelines for remuneration to the executive management in accordance with the Board of Director’s proposal.

The Meeting decided in accordance with the Board of Directors’ proposal to grant the Board renewed authorization to acquire and assign the Company’s own series A shares. At present, the Company holds approximately 2.4 per cent of the total number of issued shares.

Stockholm, March 21, 2013

Ivo Stopner

Questions will be answered by:
Fredrik Lundberg, Chairman of the Board, telephone +46 8 463 06 00.
Ivo Stopner, President, telephone +46 8 762 90 00.

About Us

Hufvudstaden provides office and retailing premises in prime locations in Stockholm and Gothenburg. The Company was founded in 1915 and is today one of Sweden's largest listed property companies and one of the strongest brands in the country in the property sector.