Ownership structure

Largest shareholders
As of December 30, 2016 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Investor 16.8% 32.9% 97,052,157 47,409,143 49,643,014
Lundbergföretagen AB 7.5% 25.0% 43,350,000 39,400,000 3,950,000
Didner & Gerge Funds 4.7% 2.7% 27,040,566 1,844,655 25,195,911
Swedbank Robur Funds 3.0% 1.1% 17,298,318   17,298,318
Lannebo Funds 2.5% 1.8% 14,494,050 1,500,000 12,994,050
AMF Insurance & Funds 2.0% 0.7% 11,773,225   11,773,225
Norges Bank 1.8% 1.5% 10,147,284 1,446,606 8,700,678
Second Swedish National Pension Fund 1.7% 0.6% 9,581,026   9,581,026
Handelsbanken Funds 1.7% 0.6% 9,534,023   9,534,023
If Skadeförsäkring AB 1.4% 3.8% 8,083,308 5,833,987 2,249,321
Total, 10 largest shareholders 43.1% 70.6% 248,353,957 97,434,391 150,919,566
Other shareholders 56.9% 29.4% 327,989,821 22,093,906 302,582,786
Total 100.0% 100.0% 576,343,778 113,393,909 462,949,869
   
Most of the shares owned by foreign investors are registered through trustees, which means that owner identity is not obtainable from VPC. Accordingly, the major foreign owners are not shown in the table above.
   
Distribution, by type
As of December 30, 2016 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Foreign shareholders 35.5% 15.3% 204,724,692 4,383,206 200,341,486
Swedish shareholders 64.5% 84.7% 371,619,084 109,010,701 262,608,383
-which of:          
Institutions 36.2% 68.1% 208,525,072 97,651,013 110,874,059
Mutual Funds 20.8% 9.4% 120,071,233 3,345,740 116,725,493
Private persons 7.5% 7.2% 43,022,779 8,013,948 35,008,831
   
Ownership, geographical distribution
As of December 30, 2016 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Sweden 64.5% 84.7% 371,619,084 109,011,787 262,607,297
United States 11.0% 4.1% 63,602,384 283,017 63,319,367
United Kingdom 9.7% 4.0% 56,115,966 780,979 55,334,987
Norway 2.6% 2.2% 14,812,166 2,208,086 12,604,080
Luxembourg 2.4% 0.9% 13,544,203 141,456 13,402,747
Summary others 9.8% 4.1% 56,649,973 968,582 55,681,391
Total 100% 100% 576,343,776 113,393,907 462,949,869
   
Shareholding, by size
As of December 30, 2016 Number of shares % of shareholders
1 - 100 688,980 26.9%
101 - 200 1,425,493 16.3%
201 - 300 1,198,890 8.6%
301 - 400 1,377,457 7.1%
401 - 500 1,420,985 5.6%
501 - 1 000 6,442,863 15.4%
1 001 - 2 000 7,707,133 9.5%
2 001 - 5 000 10,873,462 6.3%
5 001 - 10 000 7,588,251 2.0%
10 001 - 20 000 6,927,705 0.9%
20 001 - 50 000 10,696,313 0.6%
50 001 - 100 000 8,064,151 0.2%
100 001 - 500 000 37,147,686 0.3%
500 001 - 1 000 000 29,109,268 0.1%
1 000 001 - 5 000 000 175,699,855 0.1%
5 000 001 - 10 000 000 48,819,684 <0 1
10 000 001 - 50 000 000 124,103,443 <0 1
50 000 001 - 250 000 000 97,052,157 <0 1
Total 576,343,776 100.0
   
Number of shareholders 53,239  
   
Source: Holdings/Euroclear as of 2016-12-30