Betsson AB (BETSb.ST)
OSLO, Feb 14 Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, should be forced to sell its stakes in companies involved in the gambling industry, according to a proposal by two opposition parties in the Norwegian parliament.
* SAYS BOARD OF DIRECTORS PROPOSES TO AGM THAT SEK 393.1 (658.9) MILLION, WHICH CORRESPONDS TO SEK 2.84 (4.76) PER SHARE, IS DISTRIBUTED TO SHAREHOLDERS
* SAYS TOTAL HEADCOUNT IN GROUP WILL BE REDUCED BY APPROXIMATELY 160 EMPLOYEES.
* Q3 OPERATING INCOME (EBIT) WAS SEK 216.0 (272.9) MILLION, A DECLINE OF 21 PERCENT
* Says betsson ab's board of directors has decided to appoint Pontus Lindwall CEO of Betsson until a new CEO has been recruited