Stockholm - Tele2 AB (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced that as of 28 June 2013 the number of shares in Tele2 AB amounts to 448,783,339 shares of which are 20,987,966 Class A shares, with ten votes each, and 424,646,373 Class B shares and 3,149,000 Class C shares with one vote each. The total number of votes in the company amounts to 637 675 033.
The Annual General Meeting 2013 of Tele2 resolved on a so-called automatic share redemption procedure, including a share split through which one (1) existing share in the company was split into two (2) shares. As a result of the share split, the number of shares in Tele2 was temporarily increased by 448,783,339 shares to a total of 897,566,678 shares. This has been previously announced in a press release on 31 May 2013.
The 448,783,339 new shares (the so-called redemption shares) have thereafter been redeemed as part of the share redemption procedure, whereby the number of shares in Tele2, following the redemption, is 448,783,339 shares, i.e. the same number as before the share split.
For further information, contact:
Lars Torstensson, EVP Corporate Communications, Telephone: +46 702 73 48 79
TELE2 IS ONE OF EUROPE'S FASTEST GROWING TELECOM OPERATORS, ALWAYS PROVIDING CUSTOMERS WITH WHAT THEY NEED FOR LESS. We have 15 million customers in 10 countries. Tele2 offers mobile services, fixed broadband and telephony, data network services, cable TV and content services. Ever since Jan Stenbeck founded the company in 1993, it has been a tough challenger to the former government monopolies and other established providers. Tele2 has been listed on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm since 1996. In 2012, we had net sales of SEK 31 billion and reported an operating profit (EBITDA) of SEK 6 billion
The information is of such character, which Tele2 AB (publ) shall disclose in accordance with the law on Trading with Financial Instruments (1991:980). The information was distributed for disclosure at 08.00 on 28 June 2013.