Swisscom’s market capitalisation as at 31 December 2017 amounted to CHF 26.9 billion (previous year: CHF 23.6 billion). The number of shares issued remained the same at 51.8 million. Par value per registered share is CHF 1. Each share entitles the holder to one vote. Voting rights can only be exercised if the shareholder is entered in the share register of Swisscom Ltd with voting rights. The Board of Directors may refuse to enter a shareholder with voting rights if such voting rights exceed 5% of the company’s share capital.
The Swiss Market Index (SMI) rose by 14.1% compared with the previous year. The Swisscom share price increased by 13.7% to CHF 518.50, outperforming the Stoxx Europe 600 Telecommunications Index (+5.1% in CHF; –3.63% in EUR). Average daily trading volume grew by 16.9% year-on-year to 156,147 shares. The total trading volume of Swisscom shares in 2017 amounted to CHF 18 billion.See