Dividend policy

Dividends on common shares are affected by market conditions, investment alternatives, financial position and capital structure and it is paid at a maximum to such an extent that the group fulfils established liquid assets in order to run the business in accordance with the business model and vision. The Board has proposed for the Annual General Meeting of 2021 to pay dividends of approximately SEK 75.73 per common share, totalling SEK 1,000 million.

Dividends on preference shares amount to SEK 2.00 per preference share with quarterly payments of SEK 0.50 per payment date. In accordance with the Articles of Association, the record dates for the dividend payments shall be:

  • 5 July 2021
  • 5 October 2021
  • 5 January 2022
  • 5 April 2022

In the event that a record date, as stated above, is not a banking day, the record date shall be the immediately preceding banking day. Dividends are to be paid out on the third banking day following the record date.