STOCKHOLM, August 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
The deadline for notification to Haldex EGM on August 17 has now been completed and Haldex may announce that 53% of the shares and votes have notified Haldex of their participation before the meeting.
Of the notified, ZF represents 20.1%, Knorr-Bremse 14.9%, institutional owners and funds 18.0% and private investors 0.1%. Haldex estimates that the institutional owners and funds constitutes of approximately 12% hedge funds and approximately 6% institutional funds. Knorr-Bremse has announced that they will not vote at the EGM.
"We are pleasantly surprised by the commitment that this issue has generated. We have received daily calls from smaller shareholders who wish to show their support for Haldex. It is also very pleasing that the Swedish Shareholders' Association have made the same assessment as Haldex and has chosen to support the Board of Directors", says Jörgen Durban, Chairman of Haldex.
For further information, visit http://corporate.haldex.com or contact:
Jörgen Durban, Chairman of the board
Åke Bengtsson, Acting CEO
Catharina Paulcén, SVP Corporate Communications
Haldex AB (publ) is required to publish the above information under the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication by the Haldex media contact stated in the release on August 14, 2017 at 11.30 CEST.
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