Hitt og þetta 20. apríl 2006

Investor AB reports 3-month operating profit of SEK15.7bn

Nordic Business Report-April 20, 2006-Investor AB reports 3-month operating profit of SEK15.7bn
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The Swedish industrial holding company Investor AB reported on Thursday (20 April) an operating profit of SEK15.7bn for the financial quarter January-March 2006, an increase from SEK6.2bn in January-March 2005.

Net income from investing activities for the three-month period increased to SEK16.1bn from SEK6.7bn a year ago.

The company's net asset value amounted to SEK146.8bn on 31 March 2006, corresponding to SEK191 per share.

One Swedish krona (SEK) is worth approximately 0.07 British pounds (GBP).

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