Final proposal regarding the convertible bond programme

The Board's final proposal regarding the convertible bond programme directed at employees is now available on the Bank's website. For further information, please contact: Ulf Riese, CFO, +46 8 701 1212, e-mail:ulri02@handelsbanken.se Klas Tollstadius, chief legal counsel Handelsbanken Capital Markets, +46 8 701 2901, e-mail:klto01@handelsbanken.se For more information about Handelsbanken, see: www.handelsbanken.se Press release (PDF): http://hugin.info/1225/R/1493972/429675.pdf This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Handelsbanken via Thomson Reuters ONE [HUG#1493972]