Ownership structure

Largest shareholders
As of December 31, 2015 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Investor 16.8% 32.7% 97,052,157 47,409,143 49,643,014
Lundbergs AB 7.5% 24.9% 43,350,000 39,400,000 3,950,000
Didner & Gerge Funds 4.7% 2.7% 27,004,832 1,844,655 25,160,177
Swedbank Robur Funds 3.7% 1.3% 21,347,614 0 21,347,614
SHB Funds 2.5% 0.9% 14,559,807 0 14,559,807
AMF Insurance & Funds 2.3% 0.8% 13,026,181 0 13,026,181
Lannebo Funds 2.2% 1.6% 12,746,000 1,500,000 11,246,000
Norges Bank Investment Management 1.9% 1.5% 10,714,736 1,441,606 9,273,130
AFA Insurance 1.8% 0.7% 10,507,859 0 10,507,859
Nordea Investment Funds S.A. 1.6% 0.6% 9,316,584 0 9,316,584
Total, 10 largest shareholders 45.1% 67.8% 259,625,770 91,595,404 168,030,366
Other shareholders 55.0% 32.2% 316,718,006 22,099,420 294,618,586
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 December 31, 2015 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Foreign shareholders 31.1% 13.5% 179,049,191 4,165,046 174,884,145
Swedish shareholders 68.9% 86.5% 397,294,585 109,529,778 287,764,807
-which of:          
Institutions 38.0% 68.8% 218,735,854 97,946,235 120,789,619
Mutual Funds 23.0% 10.2% 132,396,710 3,350,953 129,045,757
Private persons 8.0% 7.5% 46,162,021 8,231,640 37,930,381
   
Ownership, geographical distribution
As of December 31, 2015 Capital, % Votes, % Total number of shares Number of A-shares Number of B-shares
Sweden 68.9% 86.5% 397,294,585 109,529,778 287,764,807
United States 9.3% 3.6% 53,327,175 465,186 52,861,989
United Kingdom 8.3% 3.4% 47,625,588 681,695 46,943,893
Luxembourg 3.4% 1.3% 19,798,600 153,866 19,644,734
Norway 2.1% 1.7% 11,871,590 1,644,446 10,227,144
Summary others 8.0% 3.5% 46,426,238 1,219,853 45,206,385
Total 100.0% 100.0% 576,343,776 113,694,824 462,648,952
   
Shareholding, by size
As of December 30, 2015 Number of shares % of shareholders
1 - 100 670,382 25.00
101 - 200 1,451,818 16.20
201 - 300 1,231,968 8.60
301 - 400 1,424,777 7.20
401 - 500 1,467,980 5.70
501 - 1 000 6,814,784 15.90
1 001 - 2 000 8,454,849 10.10
2 001 - 5 000 12,093,380 6.80
5 001 - 10 000 8,769,438 2.20
10 001 - 20 000 7,977,347 1.00
20 001 - 50 000 10,341,475 0.60
50 001 - 100 000 7,985,081 0.20
100 001 - 500 000 33,750,800 0.30
500 001 - 1 000 000 25,752,476 0.10
1 000 001 - 5 000 000 126,775,650 0.10
5 000 001 - 10 000 000 71,072,385 <0 1
10 000 001 - 50 000 000 153,257,029 <0 1
50 000 001 - 250 000 000 97,052,157 <0 1
Total 576,343,776 100.0
   
Number of shareholders 54,494  
   
Source: Holdings/Euroclear as of 2015-12-31