Kinepolis Group: Transparency notification Kinohold Bis SA dated 19/12/2013

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On the 19th of December 2013 Kinepolis Group NV received a notification of Kinohold Bis SA as part of the transparency legislation (Law of 2 May 2007 and Royal Decree of 14 February 2008).   This notification follows the destruction of 273,854 own shares on 18 December 2013 by Kinepolis Group NV.    The notification reveals the following shareholdings in Kinepolis Group NV: * Mr. Joost Bert: 41,600 shares (0.75%) * Kinohold Bis SA: 2,540,010 shares (45.50%) * Kinepolis Group NV: 299,413 shares (5.36%) with suspended voting rights Total: 2,881,023 shares (51.61%)   Mr. Joost Bert, Mrs. Marie-Suzanne Bert-Vereecke, Mr. Geert Bert, Mr. Koenraad Bert and Mr. Peter Bert jointly control the Stichting Administratiekantoor Kinohold. The Stichting Administratiekantoor Kinohold controls Kinohold Bis SA. Kinohold Bis SA in turn controls the Kinepolis Group NV. Kinohold Bis SA acts in mutual consultation with Mr. Joost Bert as defined in Article 3, §1, 13°, a) of the Transparency Law.   This regulatory release is published on the website of Kinepolis Group under Press Releases and Investor Relations / Shareholders' structure and notifications.   Nicolas De Clercq CFO   Capital Kinepolis Group: Total capital Kinepolis Group NV: 18,952,288.41 EUR Number of securities with voting rights in Kinepolis Group NV: 5,582,654 Number of voting rights in Kinepolis Group NV: 5,582,654 Share categories in Kinepolis Group NV: none Number of bonds convertible into securities with voting rights in Kinepolis Group NV: none Number of rights to acquire non-issued securities with voting rights: none Number of voting rights to be acquired by exercising conversion or subscription rights: none In Article 8 of the Articles of Association of the Kinepolis Group NV, the notification thresholds were fixed at 3%, 5% and multiples of 5%.

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 63 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 Theatres, Kinepolis also operates 36 cinemas in Canada and 10 in the US.

In total, Kinepolis Group currently operates 109 cinemas worldwide, with a total of 1,131 screens and more than 200,000 seats. Kinepolis’ employees are all committed to giving millions of visitors an unforgettable movie experience. 

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