In addition to William Demant Foundation's shareholding, the following shareholder has flagged an ownership interest of 5% or more:
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board: Ownership of 20,352,691 shares or 7.86% as per company announcement no 2017-08 dated 27 July 2017
As of 31 December 2018, the Company held 7,148,143 treasury shares, corresponding to 2.83% of the share capital.
The Board of Directors has been authorised by the annual general meeting to increase the Company’s share capital by a nominal value of up to DKK 6,664,384. Furthermore, the Board of Directors has been authorised to increase the share capital by an additional nominal value of up to DKK 2,500,000 in connection with the issued shares being offered to employees. Both authorisations are valid until 1 April 2021.