The share capital of the Parent Company is divided into two series of shares, A and B. Both series carry the same rights, except that each Series A share carries the right to one vote and each Series B share carries the right to one tenth of a vote. The shares quota value is SEK 1.20.
Cash dividend decided by the Annual General Meeting 2011 was SEK 2.50 (0.00) per share or total of SEK 5,068.6 million (0.0).
During 2011 AB Volvo transferred, free of consideration, 929 treasury B-shares, with a total quota value of 1,114.80 SEK, to participants of Volvo’s long-term, share-based incentive program for senior executives in the Volvo Group, as accelerated allotment. The transferred treasury shares represent an insignificant portion of the share capital of AB Volvo.
Unrestricted equity in the Parent Company at December 31, 2011 amounted to SEK 32,268 million (31,962).
The cumulative amount of the exchange difference deferred to equity relating to assets held for sale amount to SEK 33 million (3).