Amsterdam, 3 November 2009 – Delta Lloyd N.V., a leading Dutch financial service provider, today listed on NYSE Euronext Amsterdam and began trading on NYSE Euronext under the ticker symbol 'DL' after its successful initial public offering. Delta Lloyd’s IPO is the largest initial public offering of the year in Western Europe.
After opening, the first market price was € 15.75 per share. Based on the total number of 548,820,835 shares the total market capitalization of the company at opening price was € 8,643,928,151. Total number of shares in issue of 548,820,835 includes 383,213,250 shares held by Delta Lloyd which are in the process of being cancelled. Following this cancellation, expected in December 2009, the total number of shares in issue will be 165,607,585.