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Kinnevik: Press release and Disclosure of Substantial Shareholding

10/25/2002 8:00 AM

Industriförvaltnings AB Kinnevik (pub) (org.nr 556001-9035) with subsidiaries, today announced that it has purchased 1,630,897 B-shares in Tele2 AB (pub) (org nr 556410-8917) from Millicom International Cellular S.A. with subsidiaries.
 
Industriförvaltnings AB Kinnevik with subsidiaries is hereby the owner of 6,498,880 A-shares and 23,203,630 B-shares in Tele2 AB, which together represent 20.2 per cent of the company's share capital and 25.7 per cent of the votes on a fully diluted basis.
 
Stockholm October 25, 2002
 
INDUSTRIFÖRVALTNINGS AB KINNEVIK
 
For further information:
Vigo Carlund, CEO, Industriförvaltnings AB Kinnevik, +46 8 562 000 00