SKF announces change in the total number of votes in AB SKF 29 May 2009

2009 May 29, 11:00 CET

Due to the conversion of shares from series A to series B in accordance with the company’s Articles of Association, AB SKF confirms the following. As per 29 May 2009 the company’s share capital amounts to SEK 1,138,377,670 and the total number of shares amounts to 46,821,004 shares of series A and 408,530,064 shares of series B. The number of votes in the company amounts to 87,674,010. AB SKF does not hold any own shares.

Göteborg, 29 May 2009

Aktiebolaget SKF

AB SKF may be required to disclose the information provided herein according to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 11.00 am CEST on 29 May 2009.

For further information, please contact:
PRESS: Ingalill Östman, SKF Group Communication, tel: +46 31-337 3260, mobile: +46 706-973260, e-mail:

IR: Marita Björk, SKF Investor Relations, tel: +46 31-337 1994, mobile: +46 705-181994, e-mail:

SKF is a leading global supplier in the areas of bearings, seals, mechatronics, services and lubrication systems. The Group’s service offer includes technical support, maintenance services, engineering consultancy and training. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has 15,000 distributor locations worldwide. The Group’s annual sales 2008 were SEK 63,361 million. The number of employees was 44,799.

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