(Article 14, paragraph 1 of the Belgian Law of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of significant shareholdings in listed companies)

Brussels, 8 May 2017, 18.00 hrs

1. Summary of the notification

On May 4 2017, Zetes Industries S.A. received a transparency notification, stating that, following a sale of shares dated April 27, 2017, Axa S.A. no longer hold voting shares in the company. In this way they have crossed downwards the 3% holding threshold.

2.    Content of the notification

The declaration dated 4 May 2017 contains the following information:

  • Reason for the notification:
    -Acquisition or disposal of voting securities or voting rights
    -Downward crossing of the lowest threshold
  • Notification made by:
    A parent undertaking or a controlling person
  • Person(s) subject to the notification requirement
  • Party disposing of voting rights:
    Not applicable
  • Date of transaction:
  • Threshold crossed (in %):
  • Denominator:
  • Details of the notification:
  • Complete chain of controlled companies through which the shareholding is actually held (if applicable)


« Axa Belgium est une filiale d’AXA Holdings Belgium, elle-même filiale d’AXA.
Les entités opérationnelles du Groupe AXA comprenant les sociétés d’assurance filiales d’AXA agissent et exercent leurs droits de vote indépendamment de toute autre entité du Groupe AXA exerçant des activités de gestion d’actifs dans les conditions posées à l’article 11 §2 de la loi du 2 mai 2007 ».

3. Miscellaneous

This press release can be viewed on the website of Zetes Industries SA via the link  investors.zetes.com/regulated-communications.

Contact person(s):
Financial Communications Manager
Sarah Dheedene
T +32 2 728 37 48  .
E sarah.dheedene@zetes.com

4. About Zetes

Zetes is an international corporation specialising in the provision of identification and mobility solutions. By using the latest technologies, Zetes enables its customers improve the speed and quality of their process execution and increase data accuracy, which in turn helps them to remain at the forefront of their industries. That's what makes Zetes both a pioneer and a market leader at the same time.

The Zetes Group is based in Brussels and has more than 1100 employees in 21 countries across EMEA. In 2016, its turnover was €253.4 million. More information: www.zetes.com