February 4, 2011 - Assignment

The Swedish State sells 255 million shares in Nordea raising SEK 19 billion

The Government of Sweden has completed the sale of 255 million shares in Nordea, raising SEK 19 billion. Revenues from the sale will be used to enhance the stability of the Swedish economy, by reducing the national debt.

The Government of Sweden was by advised by Mannheimer Swartling on the transaction. The firm’s team was led by Eva Hägg, assisted by Emil Boström and Gustaf Hygrell.