Disclosure of major shareholdings

In accordance with the provisions of Title II of the Law of 2 May 2007 and the Royal Decree of 14 February 2008 on disclosure of major shareholdings in issuers whose shares are admitted to trading on a regulated market, s.a. D’Ieteren n.v. announces that on 18 June 2014, MFS Investment Management notified the company that on 16 June 2014 and following a sale of shares, it held 3,027,306 D’Ieteren shares, representing 5.02% of the voting rights attached to the shares issued by the company. 

MFS Investment Management is composed of Sun Life Financial Inc., MFS Investment Management, MFS Heritage Trust Company, MFS Institutional Advisors, Inc., MFS International Ltd., MFS International (UK) Ltd. and MFS Investment Management K.K., mutually associated companies. 


The notifications of major shareholdings can be submitted to: 

Vincent Joye

Financial Communication

Rue du Mail 50

B-1050 Brussels

Tel: 02.536.54.39

Fax: 02.536.91.39

E-Mail: financial.communication@dieteren.be


This information can be consulted on the website: http://www.dieteren.com 


End of press release 

Group profile 

D'Ieteren is a group of services to the motorist founded in 1805, serving some 12 million corporate and end customers in 35 countries in two areas: 

- D'Ieteren Auto distributes Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, Škoda, Bentley, Lamborghini, Bugatti, Porsche and Yamaha vehicles across Belgium. It is the country's number one car distributor, with a market share of more than 22% in 2013 and 1.2 million vehicles of the distributed makes on the road. Sales in 2013: EUR 2.6 billion. 

- Belron (94.85% owned) is the worldwide leader in vehicle glass repair and replacement. Some 2,400 branches and 8,600 mobile vans, trading under more than 10 major brands including Carglass®, Safelite® AutoGlass and Autoglass® serve customers in 35 countries. Sales in 2013: EUR 2.8 billion. 


Financial Calendar 

Last five press releases

Next five events





17 June 2014

Disclosure of major shareholdings

28 August 2014 

2014 Half-Year Results

15 May 2014

Trading update Q1 2014

29 August 2014

Analyst meeting & press conference HY 2014

29 April 2014

Appointment of N. D’Ieteren and O. Périer as Deputy Chairmen of the Board of Directors

26 February 2015

2014 Full-Year Results

17 April 2014

Publication of the Annual Report 2013

26 February 2015

Analyst meeting & press conference FY 2014

24 March 2014

D’Ieteren Auto strengthens its positioning in the Antwerp and Mechelen areas

28 May 2015

General Meeting & Trading update



Axel Miller, Chief Executive Officer

Benoit Ghiot, Chief Financial Officer 

Vincent Joye, Financial Communication - Tel: + 32 (0)2 536.54.39

E-mail: financial.communication@dieteren.be – Website: www.dieteren.com 

Annual Report 2013 dedicated website: 2013.dieteren.com