Ownership structure

Largest shareholders
As of March 31, 2016 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Investor 16.8% 32.8% 97,052,157 47409143 49643014
Lundbergföretagen AB 7.5% 24.9% 43,350,000 39400000 3950000
Didner & Gerge Funds 4.8% 2.8% 27,435,750 1844655 25591095
Swedbank Robur Funds 3.7% 1.3% 21,200,559   21200559
Handelsbanken Funds 2.7% 1.0% 15,562,101   15562101
Lannebo Funds 2.2% 1.7% 12,896,000 1500000 11396000
AFA Insurance 1.9% 0.7% 10,886,444   10886444
Norges Bank 1.9% 1.5% 10,696,528 1441606 9254922
SEB Funds 1.8% 0.7% 10,420,754   10420754
AMF Insurance & Funds 1.5% 0.5% 8,552,930   8552930
Total, 10 largest shareholders 44.8% 67.8% 258,053,223 91,595,404 166,457,819
Other shareholders 55.2% 32.2% 318,290,553 22,099,420 296,191,133
Total 100.0% 100.0% 576,343,776 113,694,824 462,648,952
   
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 March 31, 2016 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Foreign shareholders 30.7% 13.4% 176,938,278 4,157,749 172,780,529
Swedish shareholders 69.3% 86.6% 399,405,498 109,537,074 289,868,424
-which of:          
Institutions 37.9% 68.7% 360,141,077 97,946,235 120,789,619
Mutual Funds 23.2% 10.3% 167,912,956 3,350,953 129,045,757
Private persons 8.2% 7.6% 48,289,743 8,231,640 37,930,381
   
Ownership, geographical distribution
As of March 31, 2016 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Sweden 69.3% 86.6% 397,294,585 109,538,024 289,867,474
United States 9.5% 3.8% 53,327,175 720,259 53,756,772
United Kingdom 9.1% 3.5% 47,625,588 458,877 51,814,461
Luxembourg 2.4% 0.9% 19,798,600 136,246 13,510,459
Norway 2.1% 1.7% 11,871,590 1,644,648 10,484,559
Summary others 7.7% 3.4% 46,426,238 1,219,853 45,206,385
Total 100% 100% 576,343,776 113,694,824 462,648,952
   
Shareholding, by size
As of March 31, 2016 Number of shares % of shareholders
1 - 100 711,340 25.6
101 - 200 1,515,452 16.2
201 - 300 1,269,105 8.5
301 - 400 1,467,200 7.1
401 - 500 1,545,963 5.8
501 - 1 000 7,077,093 15.8
1 001 - 2 000 8,710,656 10.0
2 001 - 5 000 12,291,652 6.7
5 001 - 10 000 8,837,343 2.1
10 001 - 20 000 8,048,074 1.0
20 001 - 50 000 10,495,302 0.6
50 001 - 100 000 7,736,843 0.2
100 001 - 500 000 37,381,144 0.3
500 001 - 1 000 000 29,611,407 0.1
1 000 001 - 5 000 000 122,792,340 0.1
5 000 001 - 10 000 000 67,352,569 <0 1
10 000 001 - 50 000 000 152,448,136 <0 1
50 000 001 - 250 000 000 97,052,157 <0 1
Total 576,343,776 100.0
   
Number of shareholders 56,640  
   
Source: Holdings/Euroclear as of 2016-03-31