Sint-Katelijne-Waver, Belgium, March 3, 2017 - Greenyard (Euronext Brussels: GREEN) announces increase in shareholding of Deprez Family
In accordance with article 14 of the Belgian Law of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of significant shareholdings in listed companies, Greenyard announces the receipt of a transparency declaration on March 3, 2017.
Deprez Holding NV has exercised its call option to acquire 642,441 shares of Groupe d’Aucy (previously named Centrale Coopérative Agricole Bretonne - “CECAB”).
Following this transaction, which took place on March 1, 2017, Deprez Holding NV’s stake in Greenyard increased from 29,09% to 30,54%, hereby surpassing the 30% threshold, whereas Groupe d’Aucy’s stake is reduced from 1,45% to 0,00%.
As a result of this transaction the Deprez family, through Deprez Holding NV and Food Invest International NV increases its participation in Greenyard from 43,8% to 45,3%.