Extraordinary General Meeting

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Extraordinary General Meeting

Any shareholders meeting other than the annual general meeting. Extraordinary general meetings are usually called to deal with an urgent matter, such as the replacement of an executive or perhaps some legal trouble with the company. Any decision that shareholders must make but cannot wait until the next annual general meeting is made at an EGM.
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The issue is contingent upon resolution by the extraordinary general meeting in accordance with the board of directors' proposal below on an issue of new shares with pre-emption rights for the shareholders.
We therefore have decided to postpone the Extraordinary General Meetings to a later date," adds Lars Gustafsson, responsible for the integration process and CIO of SEB.
Confirmation of the merger is expected at extraordinary general meetings of the two companies on December 21.

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