Publication of a transparency notification

| Financial

(Article 14, first paragraph, of the law of 2 may 2007 on disclosure of major holdings)

Regulated information


7 June 2018, 17h45

Kinepolis Group NV announces that, by virtue of the sale of shares by Mr Joost Bert, the persons subject to the notification requirement have jointly fallen below the threshold of 50% of the voting rights attached to shares of Kinepolis Group NV.

Notification details:

Notification date:                                7 June 2018

Transaction date:                                1 June 2018

Relevant threshold:                              50%

Notification by:                                    A parent undertaking or a controlling person

Persons subject to the notification requirement:

Kinepolis Group NV Eeuwfeestlaan 20, 1020 Brussels
Kinohold Bis SA  6, rue Eugène Ruppert, 2453 Luxembourg, Luxembourg
STAK Kinohold Vallei 5, 4857 Ulvenhout, The Netherlands
Joost Bert  
Peter Bert  
Koenraad Bert  
Geert Bert  


The chain of controlled companies in which shares are actually held, is included in the aforementioned notification which can be consulted, together with this regulated release, on the website of Kinepolis Group via this link.

Total capital Kinepolis Group NV: 18,952,288.41 EUR
Number of securities with voting rights in Kinepolis Group NV: 27,365,197
Number of voting rights in Kinepolis Group NV: 27,365,197
In Article 8 of the Articles of Association of Kinepolis Group NV, the notification thresholds were fixed at 3%, 5% and multiples of 5%.


Kinepolis Investor Relations
+32 (0)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 53 cinemas spread across Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Spain, Luxembourg, Switzerland and Poland. Since the acquisition of the Canadian movie theatre group 'Landmark Cinemas' in December 2017, Kinepolis also operates 44 cinemas in Canada.

In total, Kinepolis Group currently operates 97 cinemas (45 of which it owns) worldwide, with a total of 884 screens and more than 175,000 seats. Including the acquired Canadian organization, Kinepolis employs 3,800 people, all committed to giving millions of visitors an unforgettable movie experience.

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A. Van Troos,
Communication Manager

Kinepolis Group nv
Schelde 1
Moutstraat 132-146
B - 9000 Gent

T: +32 9 241 00 16


Kinepolis Group NV
Schelde 1
Moutstraat 132-146
B-9000 Gent

+32 9 241 00 00