The number of shares and votes in EQT AB (publ) (“EQT”) has changed as a result of the acquisition of Baring Private Equity Asia (the “Transaction”), the completion of which was announced on 18 October 2022.
As part of the consideration, EQT has issued 191,200,000 new ordinary shares to Baring Private Equity Asia’s selling shareholders.
Following the Transaction, the total number of issued shares has increased by 191,200,000 ordinary shares, from 1,002,492,014 shares to 1,193,692,014 shares, and the number of votes has increased by 191,200,000, from 994,694,873 to 1,185,894,873. The shares are divided into 1,185,028,524 ordinary shares and 8,663,490 class C shares. The share capital has increased by SEK 19,120,000 from SEK 100,249,201.40 to SEK 119,369,201.40.
Olof Svensson, Head of Shareholder Relations, +46 72 989 09 15
EQT Press Office, [email protected], +46 8 506 55 334
This is information that EQT AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 18:05 CET on 31 October 2022.
EQT is a purpose-driven global investment organization focused on active ownership strategies. With a Nordic heritage and a global mindset, EQT has a track record of almost three decades of delivering consistent and attractive returns across multiple geographies, sectors and strategies. EQT has investment strategies covering all phases of a business’ development, from start-up to maturity. As of 30 September 2022, EQT had EUR 92 billion in assets under management within two business segments – Private Capital and Real Assets, and BPEA had EUR 22 billion of assets under management.
With its roots in the Wallenberg family’s entrepreneurial mindset and philosophy of long-term ownership, EQT is guided by a set of strong values and a distinct corporate culture. EQT manages and advises funds and vehicles that invest across the world with the mission to future-proof companies, generate attractive returns and make a positive impact with everything EQT does.
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