Change in the number of shares and votes in Starbreeze
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (29 December 2017) − Starbreeze AB today announces that the number of Class B shares increased by 419,491 and the number of Class A shares decreased by 406,987 in December. As of today, the number of Class A shares is 55,146,615 and the number of Class B shares is 227,891,325. The number of votes decreased by 3,650,379 in December and is today 779,357,475.
In accordance with the articles of association Class A shares shall, upon request of the holder of such shares, be converted into Class B shares. In December 406,987 Class A shares were converted into Class B shares, which did not change the total number of shares but reduced the number of votes.
During December, 8,336 employee stock options were redeemed to 12,504 Class B shares in the company's employee stock option program 2014/2018. Information about the company's outstanding options program: www.starbreeze.com/investor-relations/corporate-governance/incentive-programs.
As of 29 December 2017, Starbreeze’s share capital amounts to SEK 5,660,759, distributed among a total of 283,037,940 shares, of which 55,146,615 Class A shares and 227,891,325 Class B shares. The number of votes amounts to 779,357,475.
For more information, please contact:
Ann Charlotte Svensson, Head of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
Tel: +46(0)8-209 208, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This information is information that Starbreeze AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 16:00 CET on 29 December 2017.
Starbreeze is a global game company whose vision is to be a leading provider in the entertainment industry by creating world-class experiences. Starbreeze was founded in 1998 and has since evolved into a well-established developer and publisher of PC and console games and VR products aimed at the global market. With studios in Stockholm, Paris, Los Angeles, Barcelona and Brussels, Starbreeze develops high-quality entertainment products based on proprietary and third-party rights, both in-house and in partnership with external game developers. Operations are organized in three business areas: Starbreeze Games, Publishing and VR Tech & Operations. Starbreeze shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm under the tickers STAR A and STAR B with the ISIN-codes SE0007158928 (A share) and SE0005992831 (B share). For more information, please visit starbreeze.com