Share ownership 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 identification survey 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. Around 9 percent of the company's share capital is held by sustainable and responsible investors (as calculated and defined by Nasdaq) and 63 percent is held by investors who are UN PRI signatories.