Kinepolis Group: Notification from AXA Investment Managers dd 20/10/09

Regulatory release
In accordance with the relevant transparency legislation (Law of 2 May 2007 and Royal Decree of 14 February 2008), the Kinepolis Group SA states that it has received a notification from AXA SA on the 20th of October 2009.
The notification states that on the 15th of October 2009 AXA Investment Managers held a 3.00% interest in Kinepolis Group SA (207,757 voting rights).
The previous notification of AXA Investment Managers on the 17th of October 2008, stated a 4,05% interest in Kinepolis Group SA (280,971 voting rights).
AXA Investment Managers is a holding company of the AXA group that holds management companies and companies that provide investment services on behalf of third parties. AXA Investment Managers and all the management companies and companies that provide investment services, for which this notification is made, act independently of all other entities of the AXA group, under the conditions set out in Article 11 paragraph 2 of the law of 2 May 2007.
This regulatory release is published on the website of the Kinepolis Group under Press Releases and Corporate Governance / Transparency and Other Notices.
Henk Rogiers
Investor Relations
Kinepolis Group NV
Tel. + 32 9 241 00 22

About Kinepolis

Kinepolis Group NV was formed in 1997 as a result of the merger of two family-run cinema groups and was listed on the stock exchange in 1998. Kinepolis offers an innovative cinema concept which serves as a pioneering model within the industry. In addition to its cinema business, the Group is also active in film distribution, event organization, screen publicity and property management.
In Europe, Kinepolis Group NV has 58 cinemas spread across Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Spain, Luxembourg, Switzerland and Poland. Since the acquisition of Canadian movie theatre group Landmark Cinemas and American movie theatre group MJR Digital Cinemas, Kinepolis also operates 40 cinemas in Canada and 10 in the US.
In total, Kinepolis Group currently operates 108 cinemas worldwide, with a total of 1,097 screens and almost 200,000 seats. Kinepolis’ employees are all committed to giving millions of visitors an unforgettable movie experience.

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