Press release; Dec 16, 2016 9:36 AM CET

Swedish Match Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting 2016

 At the Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting of Swedish Match AB (publ) on December 16, it was resolved, in accordance with the proposal of the Board of Directors, to pay a special dividend of 9.50 SEK per share.

The record day for the right to receive a cash dividend is Tuesday, December 20, 2016 and payment through Euroclear Sweden AB is expected to be made on Friday, December 23, 2016.

Emmett Harrison, Senior Vice President Investor Relations and Corporate Sustainability
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