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Friday, 15 September 2017

ABN AMRO (NL) - Dutch State reduces stake in ABN AMRO Group to 56%


Published: 08:02 CEST 15-09-2017 /GlobeNewswire /Source: ABN AMRO / : ABN /ISIN: NL0011540547

Dutch State reduces stake in ABN AMRO Group to 56%

Stichting administratiekantoor beheer financiële instellingen (NL Financial Investments, "NLFI"), on behalf of the Dutch state, agreed to sell 65 million depositary receipts ("Depositary Receipts") representing ordinary shares in ABN AMRO Group N.V. ("ABN AMRO Group") for a price of EUR 23.50 per Depositary Receipt. ABN AMRO will not receive any of the transaction proceeds.


Following the settlement of the transaction, the stake of NLFI decreases from 63% to 56%. NLFI has previously announced that it intends to divest its remaining stake in ABN AMRO Group over time.


Furthermore, NLFI has agreed with the joint bookrunners that the remaining shares in ABN AMRO Group held by NLFI will be subject to a lock-up period of 60 calendar days following the settlement of the transaction. This lock-up may be waived by the joint bookrunners at their sole discretion.


Following settlement of the transaction, Stichting Administratiekantoor Continuïteit ABN AMRO Group (the "ABN AMRO Trust Office") holds 44% of the ordinary shares in ABN AMRO Group.



ABN AMRO Press Office                                ABN AMRO Investor Relations

Jeroen van Maarschalkerweerd                    Dies Donker

Senior Press Officer, Press & PR                  Head of Investor Relations

pressrelations@nl.abnamro.com                      investorrelations@nl.abnamro.com

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This press release is published by ABN AMRO Group N.V. and contains inside information within the meaning of article 7 (1) to (4) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (Market Abuse Regulation)


This document does not constitute, or form part of, an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to purchase, any securities ( the "Securities") of ABN AMRO Group N.V. (the "Company") in the United States.  The Securities of the Company have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933 (the "Securities Act") and may not be offered or sold within the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act. 

Dutch State reduces stake in ABN AMRO Group to 56%

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