Changes in the number of shares in Holmen

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In accordance with the resolution at the Annual General Meeting on June 4, 2020, Holmen AB has cancelled 7 000 000 repurchased treasury shares of series B.

After the cancellation of 7 000 000 shares the total number of shares in the company amounts to 162 512 324. The number of shares outstanding in the company remains unchanged and amounts to 161 925 685 of which 45 246 468 shares of series A and 116 679 217 shares of series B. I addition, Holmen AB holds 586 639 treasury shares of series B after the cancellation.

The share capital of SEK 4 237 808 100 remains unchanged, since it, simultaneous with the resolution to reduce the share capital by way of cancellation of repurchased treasury shares, was resolved to increase the share capital by a transfer from non-restricted shareholders’ equity to the share capital (bonus issue). As a result, the share capital has been restored to its balance prior to the reduction, without issuing any new shares.

For more information, please contact:
Stina Sandell, Director of Sustainability and Communications, +46 (0)73 986 51 12

This information is information that Holmen AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, on June 30, 2020 at 11.00 CEST.

Holmen’s business concept is to own and add value to the forest. The forest holdings form the basis of the business – an ecocycle in which the raw material grows and is refined into everything from wood for climate-smart building to renewable packaging, magazines and books. The forest is managed to provide a good annual return and stable value growth while our production operations are run with a focus on profitability and greater value added. In 2019 Holmen’s net sales were approx. SEK 17 billion and the group has approx. 3 000 employees. Holmen’s shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap. For more information, visit