Investment AB Kinnevik (publ) ("Kinnevik") today announced that the acquisition of Emesco AB has been closed as all necessary approvals have been received.

17 Sep 2009, 10:57 AM
A table with an updated net asset value for Kinnevik per 16 September is attached in Appendix 1.
 
 
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Mia Brunell Livfors, President and Chief Executive Officer
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Torun Litzén, Director Investor Relations
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Investment AB Kinnevik's objective is to increase shareholder value, primarily through net asset value growth. Kinnevik manages a portfolio of investments focused around three comprehensive business areas; Major Unlisted Holdings which includes the carton board and paper company Korsnäs including shares in Bergvik Skog, Major Listed Holdings which includes Millicom International Cellular, Tele2, Modern Times Group MTG, Metro International and Transcom WorldWide, 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's class A and class B shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm's list for large cap companies, within the financial and real estate sector. The ticker codes are KINV A and KINV B.