SEB’s rights issue has now been completed. This issue, which was decided upon at an extraordinary general meeting held on 17 November 1999, was subscribed to 98.9 per cent, bringing SEB 4,070.9 million Swedish kronor.
The issue increases the number of SEB shares by 116,311,618 of which 111,230,995 are A-shares and 5,080,623 C-shares. The rights issue brings the share capital to SEK 7,045,576,800 and the number of shares to 704,557,680 of which 673,784,123 are A-shares and 30,773,557
The newly issued shares are expected to be available for trading on the Stockholm Stock Exchange from 18 January 2000.