PRESS RELEASE Stockholm, Sweden, August 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 August 79,053 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 August 29, 2008, amounts to 93,075,863 divided between 3,562,500 A shares and 89,513,363 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 951,300 B shares, repurchased during January and February 2008. The Board intends to propose to the next AGM that also these shares should be cancelled.