Increased credit facility in Kinnevik

14 May 2012, 11:59 AM
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Investment AB Kinnevik today announced that it has increased its credit facility of SEK 5,300 million by an additional SEK 1,200 million at the same terms and conditions as the existing facility.

The tenure of the facility is, as previously announced, three years with extension options for another two years.

For further information, visit www.kinnevik.se or contact:

Torun Litzén, Director Investor Relations+46 (0)8 562 000 83
+46 (0)70 762 00 83

Kinnevik was founded in 1936 and thus embodies seventy-five years of entrepreneurship under the same group of principal owners. Kinnevik's objective is to increase shareholder value, primarily through net asset value growth. The company's holdings of growth companies are focused around seven comprehensive business sectors; Telecom & Services, Online, Media, Microfinancing, Paper & Packaging, Agriculture and Renewable energy. Kinnevik has a long history of investing in emerging markets which has resulted in a considerable exposure to consumer sectors in these markets. Kinnevik plays an active role on the Boards of its holdings.

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.