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 2015, the chart below shows the geographical spread. Around 8 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).