13-12-20 Pressrelease

Minority protection in relation to mergers

The Swedish Corporate Governance Board wishes to improve the protection of minority shareholders during mergers and merger-like processes by updating the rules for takeovers.

The Board has set up a working group with the purpose of providing greater protection for minority shareholders. The aim is to find formulate appropriate self-regulation concerning mergers and merger-like processes in Swedish companies, but primarily in foreign companies listed in Stockholm.

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