Shareholder structure

Broad base of international shareholders

AkzoNobel, which has a 100 percent free float, has a broad base of international shareholders. Based on an independent shareholder ID carried out in November 2016, the chart below shows the geographical spread. Around 7 percent of the company’s share capital is held by private investors, many of whom are resident in the Netherlands.

Approximately 9 percent of the company’s share capital is held by sustainable and responsible investors* and 63 percent is held by investors who are UN PRI signatories.

Distribution of shares 2016

AkzoNobel on the capital markets – Distribution of shares 2016 (pie chart)

* As calculated by Nasdaq, according to their methodology which is to include the sum of:

  • Core sustainable and responsible investor firms where 100 percent of equity assets are managed with an ESG approach
  • Sustainable and responsible investor themed funds managed by broad sustainable and responsible investors