Note 10
Significant shareholders

Investor AB, Sweden, held 232,165,142 ABB Ltd shares as of December 31, 2018 and 2017, respectively. This corresponds to 10.71 percent of ABB Ltd’s total share capital and voting rights as registered in the Commercial Register on December 31, 2018 and 2017.

Pursuant to its disclosure notice, Cevian Capital II GP Limited, Channel Islands, announced that, on behalf of its general partners it held 115,868,333 ABB Ltd shares as of September 8, 2017 which corresponds to 5.34 percent of ABB Ltd’s total share capital and voting rights as registered in the Commercial Register on December 31, 2018 and 2017, respectively.

Pursuant to its disclosure notice, BlackRock, Inc., USA, disclosed that, as per August 31, 2017, it, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, held 72,900,737 ABB Ltd shares. This corresponds to 3.36 percent of ABB Ltd’s total share capital and voting rights as registered in the Commercial Register on December 31, 2018 and 2017, respectively.

To the best of the Company’s knowledge, no other shareholder holds 3 percent or more of ABB Ltd’s total share capital and voting rights on December 31, 2018 and 2017, respectively.