Change in number of shares outstanding in Sectra during August

As at August 30, 2013, the number of shares in Sectra AB (STO: SECT B) totals 37,094,978, of which 2,620,692 are Series A and 34,474,286 are Series B. This entails that in July the number of shares outstanding decreased by 37,094,987, of which 2,620,692 were Series A redemption shares and 34,474,286 Series B redemption shares.

The change was attributable to the 2:1 split resolution with mandatory redemption, which was resolved at Sectra’s Annual General Meeting on June 27, 2013. Through this redemption procedure, SEK 4.50 per share, totaling approximately SEK 166 million, will be transferred to Sectra’s shareholders.

The information in this press release is such that Sectra AB (publ) is obligated to disclose in compliance with the Swedish Securities and Clearing Operations Act. The information was submitted for publication on August 30, 2013, at 08:30 (CET).

For further information, please contact:
Dr. Torbjörn Kronander, CEO and President, Sectra  AB, 46 (0) 705 23 52 27
Simo Pykälistö, CFO and Executive Vice President, Sectra AB, 46 (0) 703 51 53 03

About the Sectra Group
Sectra was founded in 1978 and has its roots in Linköping University in Sweden. The company’s business operation includes cutting-edge products and services within the niche segments of medical IT and secure communication. Sectra has offices in 12 countries and operates through partners worldwide. Sales in the 2012/2013 fiscal year totaled SEK 817 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm exchange. For more information, visit


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Sectra assists hospitals throughout the world to enhance the efficiency of care, and authorities and defense forces in Europe to protect society’s most sensitive information. Thereby, Sectra contributes to a healthier and safer society. The company was founded in 1978, has its head office in Linköping, Sweden, with direct sales in 19 countries, and operates through partners worldwide. Sales in the 2017/2018 fiscal year totaled SEK 1,267 million. The Sectra share (STO: SECT B) is quoted on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange. For more information, visit