Disclosure in accordance with the Law of May 2nd, 2007: Transparency law

05. 04. 2017

Transparency declaration by Mr Bart Van Malderen

VGP NV has received a transparency notification dated 4 April 2017 that Bart Van Malderen now holds, by virtue of the sale of 766,203 shares by VM Invest NV on 3 April 2017, 43.03% of the voting rights of the company. Therefore, the threshold of 45% was crossed.

The notification dated 4 April 2017 contains following information:

Reason for notification: Acquisition or disposal of voting securities or voting rights.

Notification by: A parent undertaking or a controlling person.

Persons subject to the notification requirement: Bart Van Malderen; VM Invest NV, Spinnerijstraat 12, 9240 Zele.

Date on which the threshold is crossed: 3 April 2017.

Threshold that is crossed: 45%.

Denominator: 18,583,050.

Notified details: 

 ShareholderPrevious notificationsAfter the transaction

Numberof voting rights

numberof voting rights

% of voting rights

Bart Van Malderen 3,545,250 3,545,250 19.08%
VM Invest NV 5,159,434 4,451,668 23.96%
Total 8,704,684 7,996,918 43.03%

Chain of controlled undertakings through which the holding is effectively held, if applicable: VM Invest NV is controlled by Mr Bart Van Malderen