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Ontex: Transparency Declaration Notification

July 28th, 2021

Disclosure made according to the requirements of Article 14 of the law of 2 May 2007

Aalst-Erembodegem (Belgium), July 28, 2021 – Ontex Group NV (“Ontex”) discloses the notification of significant shareholdings that it has received according to the Belgian Law of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of significant shareholdings in listed companies.

On July 24, 2021, Veraison SICAV – Engagement Fund notified Ontex that it holds, as a result of the acquisition of voting securities or voting rights, 2,497,800 shares in Ontex and has so crossed above the threshold of 3.00% of voting securities in Ontex on July 20, 2021 to 3.03%.

According to its obligation Ontex publishes the content of the notification that it has received.

Reason for the notification: Acquisition or disposal of voting securities or voting rights.

Notification by: A person that notifies alone

Persons subject to the notification requirement:

Name Address (for legal entities)
Veraison SICAV – Engagement Fund c/o Veraison Capital, Löwenstrasse 58, 8001 Zürich, Switzerland


Date of Notification: July 24, 2021

Date Threshold Crossed: July 20, 2021

Threshold Crossed: 3.00%

Denominator on the date of notification: 82,347,218 shares

Voting rights and assimilated financial instruments:

 Notification of July 24, 2021:

(A) Voting rights Previous notification After the transaction
# voting rights # voting rights % of voting rights
Holders of

voting rights

Linked to


Not linked

to securities

Linked to


Not linked

to securities

Veraison SICAV – Engagement Fund 0 2,497,800 3.03%
Total 0 2,497,800 0 3.03% 0.00%


(B) Equivalent financial instruments After the transaction
Holders of equivalent
financial instruments
Type of



Expiration date Exercise period or date # of voting rights that may be acquired if the instrument is exercised % of voting rights Settlement


  # voting rights % of voting rights
TOTAL (A + B) 2,497,800 3.03%


Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the holding is effectively held

VERAISON SICAV Engagement Fund is not a controlled entity.

Notifications of significant shareholdings to be made according to the Law of 2 May 2007 should be sent to: [email protected]


Geoffroy Raskin
Maarten Verbanck

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