Regulated information - Notification: Ageas

Thu Jan 24, 2013 11:41am EST

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In accordance with the rules on financial transparency, Ageas advises today that its interest
exceeded the statutory threshold of 5% of its issued shares and reached 5.03% on 23 January 2013.
This results from the share buy-back operation initiated on 13 August 2012.

The notifications received by Ageas are available on the Ageas website under "Investor relations -
The share - Transparency requirements"
(http://www.ageas.com/en/Pages/transparency_requirements.aspx
http://www.ageas.com/en/Pages/transparency_requirements.aspx ).  

Ageas is an international insurance group with a heritage spanning more than 180 years. Ranked
among the top 20 insurance companies in Europe, Ageas has chosen to concentrate its business
activities in Europe and Asia, which together make up the largest share of the global insurance
market. These are grouped around four segments: Belgium, United Kingdom, Continental Europe and
Asia and served through a combination of wholly owned subsidiaries and partnerships with strong
financial institutions and key distributors around the world. Ageas operates successful
partnerships in Belgium, UK, Luxembourg, Italy, Portugal, Turkey, China, Malaysia, India and
Thailand and has subsidiaries in France, Hong Kong and UK. It is the market leader in Belgium for
individual life and employee benefits, as well as a leading non-life player, through AG Insurance,
and in the UK, it has a strong presence as the fourth largest player in private car insurance and
the over 50's market. It employs more than 13,000 people and has annual inflows of more than EUR
17 billion. 

MEDIA CONTACT
+32 (0)2 557 57 37 / +32 (0) 479 79 50 02

INVESTOR RELATIONS
Brussels
+32 (0)2 557 57 33
Utrecht
+31 (0)30 252 53 05

Ageas 
Rue du Marquis 1 - 1000 Brussels - Belgium
www.ageas.com

Pdf version press release http://hugin.info/134212/R/1672983/544522.pdf 
Notification http://hugin.info/134212/R/1672983/544523.pdf 


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