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Monday, 11 December 2017

Umicore - Transparency notification by Vanguard International Growth Fund: Acquisition of voting securities

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Published: 18:00 CET 11-12-2017 /GlobeNewswire /Source: Umicore / : UMI /ISIN: BE0003884047

Umicore - Transparency notification by Vanguard International Growth Fund: Acquisition of voting securities

In accordance with article 14, § 1 of the law of 2 May 2007 on disclosure of major holdings Vanguard International Growth Fund has notified the FSMA and Umicore on 6 December 2017 that on 1 December 2017 it has crossed the statutory threshold of 3%, holding 3.02% of Umicore's shares and voting rights.

name

date

threshold

# voting rights

denominator

% voting rights

Vanguard International Growth Fund

01/12/2017

 

6,775,231

224,000,000

3.02%

TOTAL

01/12/2017

> 3.00%

6,775,231

224,000,000

3.02%

This press release is available on Umicore's website. The notification can be found here.

The chain of control has been described as follow:

The Vanguard International Growth Fund is comprised of different shareholders and no individual shareholder controls the fund.

For more information

Investor Relations

Evelien Goovaerts                                         +32 2 227 78 38                    evelien.goovaerts@umicore.com

Eva Behaeghe                                               +32 2 227 70 68                          eva.behaeghe@umicore.com





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