Shareholders

At year-end 2013, Atlas Copco had 72 738 shareholders (69 272 at year-end 2012). The ten largest shareholders registered directly or as a group with Euroclear Sweden, the Swedish Central Securities Depository, by voting rights, accounted for 35% (33) of the voting rights and 34% (33) of the number of shares. Swedish investors held 53% (51) of the shares and represented 51% (48) of the voting rights.


10 largest shareholders

The table below shows the largest shareholders, by voting rights, registered directly or as a group with Euroclear Sweden, the Swedish Central Securities Depository. 
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 Number of 
shares
A-shares
B-shares
% of 
votes
% of 
capital
Investor AB206 895 611194 803 72612 091 88522.3%16.8%
Swedbank61 162 57329 574 51531 588 0583.7%5.0%
Alecta41 945 00021 257 00020 688 0002.7%3.4%
AMF34 182 7589 306 72024 876 0381.3%2.8%
SEB13 453 32410 233 3023 220 0221.2%1.1%
AP413 503 8338 264 7485 239 0851.0%1.1%
Handelsbanken14 193 6627 272 8876 920 7750.9%1.2%
AP112 615 3557 187 9315 427 4240.9%1.0%
Folksam10 056 5426 471 6083 584 9340.8%0.8%
SPP fonder7 051 7444 882 5182 169 2260.6%0.6%
Others814 552 702540 139 141274 413 56164.6%66.2%
Total1 229 613 104839 394 096390 219 008100.0%100.0%
- whereof shares held by
Atlas Copco*
16 060 19115 414 812645 3791.8%1.3%
Total, net of shares held by
Atlas Copco
1 213 552 913823 979 284389 573 629  
*For daily updates on shares held by Atlas Copco, see Share repurchases


Ownership by Country

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 % of votes% of capital
Sweden51.252.7
The United States22.521.3
Great Britain14.914.8
Others11.511.2
Total100.0100.0


Ownership structure

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Number of shares% of shareholders% of capital
1-50058.50.6
501-2,00026.91.7
2,001-10,00011.42.9
10,001-50,0002.12.7
50,001-100,0000.31.4
>100,0000.890.7
Total100.0100.0


Ownership categories

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Ownership categoryNumber% of capital
Financial companies43838.1
Social insurance funds43.4
Government260.3
Municipal sector300.0
Trade organizations1 4341.3
Other Swedish legal entities3 1883.9
Shareholders domiciled abroad (legal entities and individuals)4 19247.3
Swedish individuals63 4265.8
Total shareholders72 738100.0


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