ABB Ltd.

At the ABB annual general meeting, Folketrygdfondet, manager of the Government Pension Fund Norway, voted against item 11 for the following reasons:

Item 11: Additional or Amended Proposals

As a general principle, Folketrygdfondet does not vote in favor of “catch-all” items for proposals that may arise at the AGM. We require more information in order to make an informed voting decision.