2010-08-23 Cevian Capital announced that they control 4.64% of the shares in Swedbank AB through Cevian Capital II (and associated fund entities) and a long-term agreement with a co-investor (the US investor Cral Ichan).

2010-08-30 the owner-group "Sparbanks-Gruppen" announced that they control 7.8% of the shares in Swedbank AB. The entities included in the owner-group Sparbanks-Gruppen can be found at www.sparbankerna.se