The interim report for January to June 2003 will be released on Wednesday, 27 August no later than 09.30 a.m. (CET).
A recorded interview with CEO Arne Karlsson's comments on the report will be available on Ratos's website www.ratos.se. following its release.
Comments and questions about the report can be submitted at the telephone conference, telephone number +44 (0)20 7162 0197 to be held at 10 a.m. CET on 27 August. Slides for use as material for the conference can be accessed at www.ratos.se
as soon as the report is released.
For further information
Anna-Karin Celsing, Head of Corporate Communications, +46 8 700 17 49
Clara Bolinder Lundberg, Investor Relations Manager, +46 8 700 17 63