Pursuant to Section 30, cf. section 38, of the Danish Capital Markets
Act, The Capital Group Companies, Inc. (CGC), Los Angeles, California,
USA, has informed Ørsted A/S (Ørsted) that CGC as per 31 March
2021 indirectly hold 20,886,187 Ørsted A/S voting rights
(corresponding to 4,97 per cent of the voting rights).
The Capital Group Companies, Inc. ("CGC") is the parent company of
Capital Research and Management Company ("CRMC") and Capital Bank &
Trust Company ("CB&T"). CRMC is a U.S.-based investment management
company that serves as investment manager to the American Funds family
of mutual funds, other pooled investment vehicles, as well as individual
and institutional clients. CRMC and its investment manager affiliates
manage equity assets for various investment companies through three
divisions, Capital Research Global Investors, Capital International
Investors and Capital World Investors. CRMC is the parent company of
Capital Group International, Inc. ("CGII"), which in turn is the parent
company of four investment management companies ("CGII management
companies"): Capital International, Inc., Capital International Limited,
Capital International Sàrl and Capital International K.K. CGII
management companies and CB&T primarily serve as investment managers to
institutional and high net worth clients. CB&T is a U.S.-based
investment management company that is a registered investment adviser
and an affiliated federally chartered bank.
Neither CGC nor any of its affiliates own shares of Ørsted for its
own account. Rather, the shares reported on this notification are owned
by accounts under the discretionary investment management of one or more
of the investment management companies described above.
The information provided in this announcement does not change
Ørsted's previous financial guidance for the financial year 2021 or
the announced expected investment level for 2021.
For further information please contact:
Ørsted Group Media Relations
+45 99 55 94 25
Ørsted Investor Relations
Allan Bødskov Andersen
+45 99 55 79 96
The Ørsted vision is a world that runs entirely on green energy.
Ørsted develops, constructs, and operates offshore and onshore wind
farms, solar farms, energy storage facilities, and bioenergy plants, and
provides energy products to its customers. Ørsted ranks as the
world's most sustainable energy company in Corporate Knights' 2021 index
of the Global 100 most sustainable corporations in the world and is
recognised on the CDP Climate Change A List as a global leader on
climate action. Headquartered in Denmark, Ørsted employs 6,179
people. Ørsted's shares are listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen (Orsted).
In 2020, the group's revenue was DKK 52.6 billion (EUR 7.1 billion).
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