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Svenska Handelsbanken AB (SHBa.ST)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

myFC plans to raise SEK 32.3 million through a directed share issue
Friday, 9 Jun 2017 09:40am EDT 

June 9 (Reuters) - MYFC HOLDING AB (PUBL) : :HANDELSBANKEN FONDER NEW MAJOR OWNER IN MYFC; BOARD AND STAFF TO INCREASE OWNERSHIP SIGNIFICANTLY.MYFC PLANS TO RAISE 32.3 MILLION SEK THROUGH A DIRECTED SHARE ISSUE.DIRECTED SHARE ISSUE AT A TARGET PRICE OF SEK 13.39 REQUIRES APPROVAL OF AN EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING, TO BE HELD ON JUNE 27.DIRECTED SHARE ISSUE AT A TARGET PRICE OF SEK 13.39 REQUIRES APPROVAL OF AN EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING, TO BE HELD ON JUNE 27.  Full Article

Handelsbanken Chairman Par Boman says was questioned by prosecutor regarding suspicions of receiving bribes
Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 03:55pm EDT 

: Have today been questioned by prosecutor alf johansson regarding suspicions of receiving bribes . Handelsbanken Chairman Boman says "suspicions are, in my opinion, groundless" .Handelsbanken Chairman says will continue co-operating fully with prosecutor and his team.  Full Article

Baillie Gifford increases holding in Handelsbanken to 5.1 pct
Friday, 18 Nov 2016 11:01am EST 

Handelsbanken :Baillie Gifford & Co ups holding to 5.09 percent, a filing from the Swedish FSA shows on Friday.  Full Article

Handelsbanken says Carina Akerstrom appointed deputy CEO
Tuesday, 4 Oct 2016 02:04am EDT 

Svenska Handelsbanken AB : Handelsbanken says Carina Akerström has been appointed deputy group chief executive . Says she will also be responsible for Handelsbanken's Large Corporates business. . Says no new CEO of Handelsbanken Sweden will be appointed. . Says instead regional heads will, from now on, report directly to Handelsbanken's President and Group Chief Executive Anders Bouvin. Further company coverage: [SHBa.ST] (Reporting By Simon Johnson) ((simon.c.johnson@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Handelsbanken says wins approval for its Optimix acquisition
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016 08:00am EDT 

Svenska Handelsbanken AB : Says completes acquisition of Dutch wealth management firm Optimix . Says has now received permission from the Dutch financial supervisory authorities (De Autoriteit Financiële Markten) to acquire Optimix .Says the transaction has been finalised as per 1 September 2016.  Full Article

Handelsbanken says sold all A-shares in Industrivarden
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 01:31am EDT 

Handelsbanken sells stake in Industrivarden : Handelsbanken has divested all of its A-shares in Industrivarden . Handelsbanken says the shares have been acquired by Swedish and international institutional investors . Says transaction will result in a capital gain for Handelsbanken of approximately SEK 750 million, which will have a positive impact on Handelsbanken's earnings in q3 of 2016 . Says expected positive impact on Handelsbanken's common equity tier 1 ratio is estimated at approximately 0.6 percentage points . Says price is set to SEK 153.25 per share Further company coverage: [SHBa.ST] (Reporting By Simon Johnson and Niklas Pollard) ((simon.c.johnson@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Handelsbanken chairman says decision to recruit former CEO was wrong
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 04:28am EDT 

Handelsbanken new CEO Anders Bouvin and Chairman of the Board Par Boman at press conference: Chairman says important job for CEO is to establish branches abroad . Chairman says important to grow abroad . Chairman says job as CEO was too tough for outgoing CEO Frank Vang-Jensen, decision to recruit him was wrong . New CEO Bouvin says not as relevant to define Handelsbanken's presence in UK now by counting branches . CEO says the branch is the bank, digital services is not an issue in the context of branches . Handelsbanken CEO says a change of CEO at Handelsbanken is not very dramatic . CEO says our task is to do thing we already do but a little better, this is business as usual . For full story on change of CEO, click on [nL8N1AX0LL] Further company coverage: [SHBa.ST] (Reporting by Stockholm Newsroom) ((stockholm.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +46-(0)8-700 10 17;)).  Full Article

Handelsbanken says ousts Vang-Jensen, Anders Bouvin new CEO
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 01:00am EDT 

Handelsbanken : Says Anders Bouvin, new president and Group Chief Executive of Handelsbanken . Says following an extensive analysis, assessment of a unanimous board is that there should now be a change of Group Chief Executive . Says Frank Vang-Jensen, present president and group chief executive, is leaving Handelsbanken . Says this decision is purely related to individual. Handelsbanken remains strong and our long-term goals stand firm ."All managers at Handelsbanken - particularly the branch managers - must have a very high degree of autonomy. Being the most senior manager at the Bank therefore requires a special type of leadership - considerably more complex than traditional management. Thus, it is possible to be an excellent leader and manager - as Frank Vang-Jensen has been - but not fulfil the requirements of CEO of Handelsbanken," says Pär Boman..  Full Article

Handelsbanken Q2 op profit tops forecasts
Friday, 15 Jul 2016 01:00am EDT 

Svenska Handelsbanken : Handelsbanken Q2 operating profit 5.3 billion SEK versus mean forecast 4.9 billion in Reuters poll . Handelsbanken Q2 net interest income 6.8 billion SEK versus mean forecast for 6.8 billion in Reuters poll . Handelsbanken Q2 net commission income 2.3 billion SEK versus mean forecast for 2.2 billion in Reuters poll .Handelsbanken Q2 net loan losses 229 million SEK versus mean forecast 346 million in Reuters poll.  Full Article

Handelsbanken subsidiary sells Plastal holding
Thursday, 26 May 2016 02:00am EDT 

Svenska Handelsbanken AB : Handelsbanken's subsidiary AB Handel och Industri sells its holding in Plastal Industri AB .Handelsbanken says transaction will have only marginal effect on the its profit and financial position.  Full Article