PRESS RELEASE Stockholm, Sweden, February 29, 2008
According to legislation, all publicly listed companies must – if the number of shares has changed during the month – publish the total number of shares in the company on the last trading day of the month.
During February, 1,200 new B shares were issued in Elekta through the exercise of warrants distributed within the framework of the established option program.
The total number of shares in Elekta as of February 29, 2008, amounts to 93,904,516 divided between 3,562,500 A shares and 90,342,016 B shares.
One Series A share entitles the holder to 10 votes and one Series B share to one vote.
Elekta’s current holding of own shares (treasury stock) amounts to 2,582,171 B shares. The Annual General Meeting on September 25, 2007, resolved to cancel 1,630,871 of these shares (the total number of treasury stock at that time) and the cancellation process is ongoing. The Board intends to propose to the next AGM that also the 951,300 shares repurchased during January and February 2008, should be cancelled.