19. Issued share capital and share premium


The authorised share capital as at 31 December 2018 is 142,960,968 euros divided into 300,000 class A shares and 14,892 class B shares, with a nominal value of 454 euros each. 171,255 of the class A shares and 14,892 of the class B shares have been issued.

The class A and class B shares carry the same rights, except for the right to amend the Articles of Association. An amendment to the Articles of Association can only be adopted at a General Meeting of Shareholders at which all the class A shares in issue are represented, by a majority of at least four/fifths of all the votes cast. The General Meeting of Shareholders may resolve to withdraw all the class B shares in issue by an absolute majority of the votes cast.

The shareholders’ interests are as follows:

(number)

(in thousands of euros)

(in %)

Shareholder:

State of the Netherlands

129,880

58,966

69.77%

Municipality of Amsterdam

37,276

16,923

20.03%

Groupe ADP

14,892

6,761

8.00%

Municipality of Rotterdam

4,099

1,861

2.20%

Total

186,147

84,511

100%

There were no changes in the issued share capital and the share premium in 2018.

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