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Catella AB (publ)

Privacy Notice

It is of importance for us at Catella AB (publ) that you as a shareholder feel confident that your personal integrity is safeguarded with us. We are therefore actively working within Catella AB (publ) to ensure that our processing and services comply with your expectations as a shareholder and with external requirements of data protection (under the requirements set by Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of Personal Data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation), (“GDPR”).

Below you are provided with all relevant Personal Data currently processed by us and where necessary, additional information enabling you a better understanding of how we at Catella AB (publ) handle your Personal Data.  




  • What information we collect about you
  • How we use the information collected about you
  • Your Rights as a Data Subject
  • Third parties that we may share your Personal Data with
  • Where applicable, potential transfers to a third country or international organization
  • How we protect your Personal Data
  • Retention period
  • How to contact us


What information we collect about you

Personal Data is any information relating to you as an individual, for example your name, email or any other information that can be tied back to you.

We process Personal Data provided for example in connection with an application and / or agreements or other information in connection with the administration of an agreement. We may also save email communication or otherwise document the interaction and communication that you have had with us.

Depending on what contractual agreement you have with us, we collect different types of information from, or about you. Below you will see the categories of Personal Data we process as well as examples of Personal Data included in these categories.

Personal Identification – Full name, date of birth, nationality, signature. If a proxy is appointed, we might process information on who you are representing or are represented by (as relevant)

Contact Information – Address, phone number, email address, job title

Financial Information – Information about transactions, securities, bank account information, voting rights, information regarding holdings and entitlements connected to the holdings etc.

Government Identifiers – National identification number, national identity card / passport

Family Information – Parents’ names, partner's name

User Account Information – Account creation date, account number, account password, activation key

Customer and Prospect Information – Interests, notes about personal interaction, allergies etc.


How we use the information collected about you

We collect Personal Data for different purposes. Find below an overview of the purposes.




Legal basis

[If legitimate interest

-Specify the legitimate interest]



1. Use of personal information to communicate with current shareholders

We may save or document any communication between you and Catella AB (publ), for example when you, contact our business support, or use our digital channels. Hence, the Personal Data that is stored can include your contact information and any other information that you may have shared about yourself in e-mails, phone calls, or via any other form of communication. We do this to provide better, more personalized and more effective service in your future interactions with Catella AB (publ).

Legitimate interest

[The processing of Personal Data is necessary to
cater our legitimate interest in
communicating personal and relevant
information to you as a shareholder]

2. Use of personal information to administrate your contract with us

If you have entered into a legal agreement with Catella AB (publ), then we may store any communication concerning the agreement and will store the agreements themselves. In relation to your contract with us, we will process your Personal Data. The Personal Data processed may include your name, contact information, signature and any other information provided by you to confirm your identity in relation to the agreement.

Performance of a contract

[The processing of personal data is necessary to
fulfil our agreement with you]

3. Use of personal information to administrate shareholder complaints and requests

We may use your personal information in order to handle a request or compliant received from you.  


Legitimate interest

[The processing of Personal Data is necessary to

meet our and your legitimate interest

in handling requests from you.]

4. Use of Personal Data  to comply with applicable law and regulations ex. compilation of internal reporting and business continuity plan

We may process your Personal Data in order to make informed business and strategy decisions, internal reporting and for defining our business continuity plan. Personal Data may be used when compiling these reports. The Personal Data may include name and contact information.

Legal obligation

[The processing of Personal Data is necessary for us to
fulfil legal obligations.]

5. Use of personal information to carry out a General meeting and providing service in connection therewith

We may process your personal data to carry out the General meeting.

-          Information on how you have voted may be processed, e.g. if voting devices are used or vote counting is carried out and to the extent your voting is possible to connect to you based on your holdings (e.g. in some cases a certain number of votes may be connected to a certain number of shares held by you); and

Notes in the minutes from the GM (e.g. dissenting opinions or when exercising the right as shareholder to propose business at the GM or ask questions) may be processed.

Legitimate interest

[The processing of personal data is necessary to maintain adequate security at the GM and ensure correct voting. ]


 Your Rights as a Data Subject

You have rights as an individual which you can exercise in relation to the information we hold about you. You may for example request an extract with your Personal Data or request to have your information corrected. For us at Catella AB (publ) it is of importance that you are aware of your rights. Find below your rights as a Data Subject:

  • Request access to your Personal Data (commonly known as a “data subject access request”). This enables you to receive a copy of the Personal Data we hold about you and to check that we are lawfully processing it.
  • Request correction of the Personal Data that we hold about you. This enables you to have any incomplete or inaccurate information we hold about you corrected.
  • Request erasure ‘right to be forgotten’ of your Personal Data. This enables you to ask us to delete or remove Personal Data where there is no good reason for us continuing to process it. You also have the right to ask us to delete or remove your Personal Data where you have exercised your right to object to processing (see below).
  • Object to processing of your Personal Data where we are relying on a legitimate interest (or those of a third party) and there is something about your particular situation which makes you want to object to processing on this ground. You also have the right to object where we are processing your Personal Data for direct marketing purposes.
  • Request the restriction of processing of your Personal Data. This enables you to ask us to suspend the processing of Personal Data about you, for example if you want us to establish its accuracy or the reason for processing it.
  • Right to data portability.  You may ask us to transfer your Personal Data to another party. Thus, you have the right to receive a copy of your Personal Data in a structured, commonly used, machine-readable format that supports re-use or store your data on a private device for personal use
  • Right to withdraw consent. In the limited circumstances where you may have provided your consent to the collection, processing and transfer of your Personal Data for a specific purpose, you have the right to withdraw your consent for that specific processing at any time.
  • Automated decisions-making. You are entitled to request that fully automated decisions which have a legal effect on you are handled manually.
  • Right to lodge a complaint. If you wish to lodge a complaint about privacy related topics you can contact the Swedish Data Protection Authority.

If you choose to exercise any of your abovementioned rights in connection with your Personal Data, we will provide a response within one month of the date of the request. The period of one month may however be extended by two further months where necessary, taking into account the complexity and number of the requests. If we need to extend the period in which we will provide you with an answer, we will inform you of that as well as the reason for the delay.

Third parties that we may share your Personal Data with

We may need to share your Personal Data with other internal or external parties. If we share your Personal Data, the third party is responsible for processing the information in a safe and accurate way and they are contractually bound to comply with external requirements of data protection and all other applicable regulatory and legal obligations.

We may also disclose your Personal Data to third parties to comply with legal obligations in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

Below you find a list of third parties that we may share your Personal Data with:

  • Other Catella entities; we may share your Personal Data with other entities in Catella group when organizing an event, sharing CRM system etc.
  • Distributors; we may share your Personal Data with distributors in order for us to enable transactions.
  • Service providers; in order to fulfill the purposes of our processing of your personal information, we will share your personal information with companies providing services to Catella AB (publ), such as IT services etc.
  • Supervisory Authorities; we may provide the necessary information to the authorities if we are required by law to do so, for example information to the Swedish Tax Agency.


Where applicable, potential transfers to a third country or international organization

We do not transfer your Personal Data to countries outside the EU and EEA (so-called third countries).

How weprotect your Personal Data

We have taken physical, technical and organisational measures to protect your Personal Data from unauthorised use, loss, destruction or damage. Within Catella AB (publ), employees are only given the minimum access permissions required for performing their assigned work tasks, thereby access to your Personal Data will only be given to authorised persons that require the access for legitimate purposes.

Retention period

Your information is retained for as long as necessary to meet legal, regulatory and business requirements. Upon request, we will provide you with more information on the exact retention periods applying to your Personal Data in each case.


How to contact us

Catella AB (publ), org. no. 556079-1419

Visiting address: Birger Jarlsgatan 6

Postal address: P.O. Box 5894, SE-102 40 Stockholm


Telephone: +46 8 463 33 10