Ontex: Transparency Declaration Notification

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Ontex: Transparency Declaration Notification

Disclosure made according to the requirements of Article 14 of the law of 2 May 2007

Aalst-Erembodegem (Belgium), 11 April 2018 – Ontex Group NV (“Ontex”) discloses the notifications of significant shareholdings that it has received according to the Belgian Law of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of significant shareholdings in listed companies.

On 5 April 2018, SYZ Asset Management (Luxembourg) SA notified Ontex that it holds, as a result of the acquisition of voting securities or voting rights, 2,700,498 shares in Ontex and so has crossed the threshold of 3.00% of the total number of voting rights in Ontex to 3.28%.

According to its obligation Ontex publishes the content of the notifications that it has received. 

Date of Notification: 5 April 2018

Date Threshold Crossed: 3 April 2018

Threshold Crossed: 3.00%

Notification by:

Denominator on the date of notification: 82,347,218 shares

Voting rights and assimilated financial instruments:

Chain of controlled entities through which the shareholding is effectively owned:

Financière SYZ S.A. is holding 100% of SYZ Asset Management (Luxembourg) S.A. which have voting rights for Ontex securities.            
Additional information

SYZ Asset Management (Luxembourg) S.A. is the management company that can exercise the voting rights at its own discretion without special instructions. 

Notifications of significant shareholdings to be made according to the Law of 2 May 2007 should be sent to: investorrelations@ontexglobal.com 

This notification will be posted on: http://www.ontexglobal.com/press-room 


Philip Ludwig
+32 53 333 730 | investorrelations@ontexglobal.com


Gaëlle Vilatte 
+32 53 333 708 | gaelle.vilatte@ontexglobal.com

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