The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation (KAW) has, on January 31, 2013, acquired 6 600 000 A-shares in Investor AB, after which KAW’s total holding in Investor AB amounts to 150 096 000 A-shares and 2 100 B-shares, corresponding to 19,57 percent of the capital and 42,02 percent of the votes.

After the acquisition, the aggregate holding of KAW, the Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation and the Marcus and Amalia Wallenberg Foundation amounts to 178 646 000 A-shares and 2 100 B-shares, corresponding to 23,29 percent of the capital and 50,01 percent of the votes.

Information about this change has, according to the rules of disclosure, also been sent to Investor AB and made public through the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority.

For further information:

Lars Wedenborn, CEO FAM
Telephone: 08-545 077 35

About Us

The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation was established in 1917. The Foundation’s aim is to benefit Sweden by supporting Swedish basic research and education, mainly in medicine, technology and the natural sciences. This is achieved through grants to excellent researchers and to projects. During the Foundation’s 100 years SEK 24 billion has been awarded in grants, of which SEK 1.7 billion yearly in recent years, to excellent research and education, making the Foundation the largest private funder of scientific research in Sweden and one of the largest in Europe.


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