Major stakeholders

Ahold Delhaize is not directly or indirectly owned or controlled by another corporation or by any government.

The Company does not know of any arrangements that may, at a subsequent date, result in a change of control, except as described regarding “Cumulative preferred shares” in Ahold Delhaize's annual report.

You must immediately give written notice to the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) if, as a result of acquiring or disposing of an interest in Ahold Delhaize’s capital or voting rights, the percentage of outstanding capital interest or voting rights you hold reaches, exceeds or falls below any of the following thresholds:

3%

25%

75%

5%

30%

95%

10%

40%

 

15%

50%

 

20%

60%

 

 

You must also notify the AFM if, as a result of a change in the total outstanding capital or voting rights of Ahold Delhaize, the percentage of outstanding capital interest or voting rights you hold reaches, exceeds or falls below a threshold. In addition, local rules may apply to investors.

The following table lists the shareholders on record in the AFM register that hold an interest of 3% or more in the share capital of the Company1:

  • BlackRock, Inc – 4.96% shareholding (6.01% voting rights) disclosed on July 16, 2020
  • Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize N.V. – 3.01% shareholding (0.00% voting rights) disclosed on June 8, 2020
  • State Street Corporation – 3.49% shareholding (2.70% voting rights) disclosing on July 18, 2019

1In accordance with the filing requirements, the percentages shown include both direct and indirect capital interests and voting rights and both real and potential capital interest and voting rights. Further details can be found at www.afm.nl