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(Thomson Reuters ONE) -

(Article 14 of the law of May 2, 2007 on the disclosure of significant

Mortsel, Belgium - April 28, 2016 - 5.40 p.m. CET

According to Agfa-Gevaert NV''s bylaws, the threshold as from which a
shareholding needs to be disclosed, has been set at 3%, 5% and a multiple of 5%.

In conformity with the Law of May 2, 2007 regarding the disclosure of
significant shareholdings in listed companies, Agfa-Gevaert (Euronext: AGFB)
discloses the following declaration of the situation as per April 21, 2016:

Norges Bank has announced on April 28, 2016, that it holds a stake in
Agfa-Gevaert as per April 25, 2016 of 8,599,013 voting rights or 5.0038%
(denominator is 171,851,042), thus crossing the threshold of 5%, and that it
holds a stake in Agfa-Gevaert as per April 27, 2016 of 8,589,926 voting rights
or 4.9985% (denominator is 171,851,042), thus crossing the threshold of 5%

Norges Bank is the central bank of Norway. As part of its central bank
activities, Norges Bank manages Norway''s foreign exchange reserves and is
responsible for the management of the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global
(GPFG). The formal responsibility for the management of the GPFG is placed with
the Ministry of Finance, but is delegated to Norges Bank. All investments are
executed by Norges Bank acting as principal and all holdings are registered in
the name of Norges Bank.

Notifications of important shareholdings to be made according to the Law of
May 2, 2007 or Agfa-Gevaert NV''s bylaws, should be sent to

About Agfa
The Agfa-Gevaert Group develops, manufactures and distributes an extensive range
of analogue and digital imaging systems and IT solutions, mainly for the
printing industry and the healthcare sector, as well as for specific industrial

Agfa''s headquarters and parent company are located in Mortsel, Belgium.
The Agfa-Gevaert Group achieved a turnover of 2,646 million euro in 2015.

Viviane Dictus
Director Corporate Communications
tel. ++32 0 3 444 7124
e-mail: viviane.dictus(at)

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Date: 04/28/2016 - 17:40
Language: English
News-ID 1431358
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Firma: Agfa-Gevaert
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