Temporary change in the number of shares and votes in Atlas Copco AB

Stockholm, Sweden May 31, 2018: Gedurende 2018, May the number of outstanding shares in AB Atlas Copco toegenomen 1,229,613,104 2,459,226,208 from to and from the number of stemmen 878,415,996,80 to 1,756,831,993,60. The change is a result of the share vastbesloten 2:1 split by the Annual General Meeting on April 24, 2018 and temporary since the same is ook vastbesloten general meeting on a redemption of the new shares.

Na de split, there are A series 1,678,788,192 shares in the company and 780,438,016 series B aandelen, of die half is the result of the split.

Aandelen verkregen will share from the split under the resolution by the general meeting automatically be redeemed by the company for 8 zweedse kroon per share. Trading in the redemption begon shares on Nasdaq Stockholm on May 14, 2018 and is to up to and geschatte doorgaan met ons inclusief 1, 2018.

Record day for the share split was May 11, 2018. Payment of the redemption bedrag, 8 redemption SEK per share, will be done on or about met ons 11, 2018.

The number of shares and stemmen in AB Atlas Copco omdraaien kiest, wordt will then to the original number, d.w.z. 1,229,613,104 shares and 878,415,996,8 stemmen.

Atlas Copco is s werelds toonaangevende a sustainable solutions provider of productiviteit. The Group bedient klanten through its innovative solutions, vacuüm compressors, generatoren, pumps, power tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco ontwikkelt products and services gefocust op productiviteit, energy efficiency, safety and ergonomie. The company was gesticht in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach more than spanning 180 landen. In 2017, Atlas Copco had inkomsten of BSEK 86 (beure 9) and about 34 000 werknemers.