Articles of Association
1 § Name
The company’s name is Gränges AB (publ).
2 § Registered office
The board of directors’ registered office shall be situated in Stockholm, Sweden.
3 § Object of the company’s business
The object of the company’s business is to, directly or indirectly through subsidiaries, produce, process and sell metals, in particular aluminum, and plastic products, trade in and recycle scrap metal, own and manage real property and other property, as well as to carry out other activities compatible therewith.
4 § Share capital and shares
The share capital shall be not less than SEK 100,000,000 and not more than SEK 400,000,000. The number of shares shall be not less than 75,000,000 and not more than 300,000,000.
5 § Euroclear company
The company’s shares shall be registered in a securities register in accordance with the Swedish Financial Instruments Accounts Act (1998:1479).
6 § Board of directors
In addition to such members of the board who may be appointed in accordance with law, the number of members of the board shall be not less than four and not more than eight with not more than four deputy members.
7 § Auditor
The company shall have not less than one and not more than two auditors and not more than two deputy auditors. As auditor and, when applicable, deputy auditor, an authorised public accountant or a registered public accounting firm shall be elected.
8 § Notice of shareholders’ meeting
Notice of shareholders’ meetings shall be published in the Swedish Official Gazette and be kept available on the company’s website. An announcement with information that the notice has been issued shall be published in [Svenska Dagbladet].
9 § Participation in shareholders’ meetings
Shareholders who wish to participate in a shareholders’ meeting shall provide notification of their intention to attend the meeting no later than on the date stipulated in the notice convening the shareholders’ meeting. The latter mentioned day must not be a Sunday, any other public holiday, Saturday, Midsummer’s Eve, Christmas Eve or New Year’s Eve and must not be more than the fifth weekday prior to the meeting.
Shareholder may bring one or two advisors to the shareholders’ meeting, provided that the shareholder has given notice about this in accordance with the previous paragraph.
10 § Postal voting
The Board of Directors may before a shareholders' meeting resolve that the shareholders shall be entitled to vote by post prior to the shareholders' meeting.
11 § Opening of shareholders’ meetings
The chairman of the board, or the person appointed by the board, opens shareholders’ meeting and conducts the business until the chairman of the meeting has been elected.
12 § Location for shareholders’ meetings
Shareholders’ meetings shall be held in Stockholm or Finspång.
13 § Financial year
The company’s financial year shall be the calendar year.