Svenska Cellulosa AB (SCA): Conversion of shares
According to SCA''s articles of association, owners of Class A shares have the right to have such shares converted to Class B shares. Conversion reduces the total number of votes in the company. When such a conversion has occurred, the company is obligated by law to disclose any such changes in this manner.
In July, at the request of shareholders, 500,000 Class A shares were converted to Class B shares. The total number of votes in the company thereafter amounts to 1,577,690,901.
The total number of registered shares in the company amounts to 705,110,094, of which 96,953,423 are Class A shares and 608,156,671 are Class B shares.
Stockholm 29 July 2011
NB This information is such that SCA must disclose in accordance with the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on July 29, at 14.30 CET.
SCA is a global hygiene and paper company that develops and produces personal care products, tissue, packaging solutions, publication papers and solid-wood products. Sales are conducted in some 100 countries. SCA has many well-known brands, including the global brands TENA and Tork. Sales in 2010 amounted to SEK 107 billion (EUR 11.3 billion). SCA has approximately 45,000 employees. More information at www.sca.com (http://www.sca.com/)
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