Investment AB Kinnevik: Kinnevik and Vostok Nafta announce cash offer for the shares in Kontakt East in accordance with the enclosed press release

26 May 2008, 7:00 AM
The enclosed press release may not be released, published or distributed in or into the USA, Canada, Australia, Japan or any other country in which such a measure is subject to registration or any other measures than those required by Swedish law. The Offer in the enclosed press release is not directed towards any person in those countries whose participation requires any additional offer document, registration or other measure than those required by Swedish law.
The enclosed press release is a translation from the Swedish language press release. In the event of any discrepancies between the Swedish version and the English version, the Swedish version shall prevail.
For further information, please read the enclosed press release, visit, or contact:
Mia Brunell Livfors CEO and President                  
Investment AB Kinnevik
+46 (0)8 562 000 00
Torun Litzén, Director of Investor Relations            
Investment AB Kinnevik
+46 (0)8 562 000 83
+46 (0)70 762 00 83
Investment AB Kinnevik's objective is to increase shareholder value, primarily through net asset value growth. The company's operations include three comprehensive business areas; Major Listed Holdings which includes Millicom International Cellular, Tele2, Modern Times Group MTG, Metro International and Transcom WorldWide, Major Unlisted Holdings which includes the cartonboard and paper company Korsnäs, and New Ventures which is active in finding new investments in small and mid sized companies which has a significant growth potential. Kinnevik plays an active role on the Boards of its holdings.
The Kinnevik class A and class B shares are listed on OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm, Large Cap segment, within the financial and real estate sector. The ticker codes are KINV A and KINV B.