Disclosure Electrolux

Disclosure Notice Stockholm, September 27, 2000 Investor's share of votes and capital in AB Electrolux has changed following purchase of additional Electrolux shares and Electrolux buy- back of own shares. Investor AB has acquired 6,265,800 B shares in AB Electrolux, putting Investor´s holding following this acquisition at 9,182,390 A shares and 12,000,800 B shares, which corresponds to 23,6 percent of the voting rights and 6,0 percent of the share capital in the company. Investor AB's holding as of June 30, 2000, corresponded to 21,1 percent of votes and 3,7 percent of share capital. Of the current holding, 1,570,000 B shares belong to Investor AB's subsidiary Investors Trading AB INVESTOR AB For further information: Fredrik Lindgren, Vice President Investor Relations, +46 8 614 20 31; +46 70 624 20 31 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by BIT http://www.bit.se The following files are available for download: http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2000/09/27/20000927BIT00160/bit0001.doc http://www.bit.se/bitonline/2000/09/27/20000927BIT00160/bit0002.pdf

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