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Announcement on the shareholding of Friesland Bank in Van Lanschot

April 2, 2012 - London

Further to the press release issued by Friesland Bank this morning, we announce the following.

Friesland Bank is a large shareholder in Van Lanschot (with an interest of approximately 23%). The aforementioned press release states that a dividend, in the form of shares and cash, has been distributed to Friesland Bank's shareholder, Stichting Friesland Bank. Part of that dividend is assumed to be in the form of Van Lanschot shares. We understand that consequently both Stichting Friesland Bank and Rabobank have become new shareholders in Van Lanschot, with interests of approximately 11% and 12%, respectively.

's-Hertogenbosch, 2 April 2012

Media Relations: Etienne te Brake, corporate communications manager
Telephone +31 (0)73 548 30 26; mobile +31 (0)6 12 50 51 10; e-mail

Investor Relations: Geraldine Bakker-Grier, investor relations manager
Telephone +31 (0)73 548 33 50; mobile +31 (0)6 13 97 64 01; e-mail

Van Lanschot NV is the holding company of F. van Lanschot Bankiers NV, the oldest independent bank in the Netherlands with a history dating back to 1737. The bank offers high-quality financial services to high net-worth individuals, entrepreneurs and their businesses and institutional investors. Van Lanschot NV is listed on Euronext Amsterdam.

The press release can be downloaded from the following link:

Press release (PDF)

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