Loan Redemption 2013 On May 3, 2013, Equiniti Registrars wrote to each holder of Akzo Nobel N.V. Floating Rate Unsecured Loan Notes 2013, to advise of the arrangements for repayment of all the remaining loan notes. Loan Note holders were asked to complete the Notice of Redemption on the back of their Loan Note Certificate and return this to Equiniti by June 3, 2013, to ensure swift payment of their redemption funds on July 1, 2013 – the Final Redemption Date. NB: As per the terms and condition of issue, the outstanding Loan Notes were due to be repaid in full on July 1, 2013 and ceased interest on that date. If you did not return your Notice of Redemption by June 3, 2013 , you can still claim your entitlements by completing your Loan Note certificate and returning it to: Equiniti Limited Aspect House Spencer Road Lancing West Sussex. BN99 6DA. United Kingdom If you have lost your Loan Note certificate and need assistance or have any other queries regarding the redemption of loan notes, please call the telephone helpline: 0871 384 2260. The helpline is open between 08:30 to 17:30 (GMT), Monday to Friday (calls to this number are charged at 8p per minute (excluding VAT) plus network extras. Other telephone provider costs may vary). Callers from outside the United Kingdom should use +44 121 415 7589, these calls will be charged at the applicable rate. Please note that neither the Company nor the Registrar is able to provide Loan Note holders with any tax or financial advice. If you have any such queries then you should contact your solicitor, accountant or tax advisor. ProSearch In March 2014, Akzo Nobel N.V. launched an asset reunification exercise with ProSearch Asset Solutions Limited to locate Loan Note holders who have not claimed their entitlements. ProSearch will write to Loan Note holders at their last known address informing them of how they can claim any outstanding funds.