Annual and sustainability report

For 2013, Vattenfall is reporting its sustainability work in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) updated guidelines, G4.

Read the press release

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Financial and sustainability targets

Vattenfall's financial and sustainability targets are intended to ensure that Vattenfall creates value and generates a market rate of return, that the company strives for an efficient capital structure, and that its financial risk is kept at a reasonable level.

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Year-end report 2013

On 4 February Vattenfall's President and CEO Øystein Løseth and CFO Ingrid Bonde hosted a conference call for analysts and investors, followed by a question and answer session.

Analyst Conference call audiocast (new window)

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Vattenfall Capital Markets Day, 2013

On 2 December, 2013, Vattenfall held its annual Capital Markets Day, at its offices at Arenastaden in Solna.

Topics covered included market trends, Vattenfall’s market outlook and business & financial strategies. 

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As a capital-intensive company, Vattenfall has established several short-term and long-term debt issuance programmes to secure the financial flexibility it needs.

Read more about Vattenfall's outstanding bonds, debt issuance programmes, and prospectuses in the funding section

Risks and opportunities

Vattenfall applies conscious and balanced risk-taking in which business transactions are reviewed from both profitability and risk perspectives. Well-considered risk management provides scope to capitalise on business opportunities.

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Acquisitions and divestments

The restructuring of the Trollhättan canal and hydro power plant to the Swedish State Power Board in 1909 marks the birth of Vattenfall. By developing, acquiring and divesting businesses over more than a century, Vattenfall has become what it is today.

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Strategy and sustainability

According to the owner's assignment, Vattenfall is to generate a market rate of return by operating a commercial energy business that enables the company to be among the leaders in developing environmentally sustainable energy production.

Read about Vattenfall's strategy