Euronext announces annual review results of the BEL 20®, BEL Mid® and BEL Small®

Brussels, 7 March 2017 – Euronext today announced the results of the annual review of the BEL 20®, BEL Mid® and BEL Small®. The changes will be effective from Monday 20 March 2017.

Results of the March 2017 review:

BEL 20®

Inclusion of:

Removal of:

Aperam

Ahold-Delhaize

Sofina

Elia

The BEL Steering Committee decided that Ahold Delhaize did not meet the criteria stipulated in rule 5.2.1 III  and is therefore not eligible for inclusion in the BEL family.

BEL Mid®

Inclusion of:

Removal of:

Ascencio

Sofina

Biocartis

 

Elia

 

Tinc

 

BEL Small®

Inclusion of:

Removal of:

/

Biocartis

 

Tinc

 

The compiler retains the right to change the published selection, for instance in case of a removal due to a take-over, till the publication of the final data after close of Wednesday 15 March 2017. All events happening after that date will not lead to a replacement of the selected company that possibly needs to be removed from the final selection.

Review BEL 20®, BEL Mid® and BEL Small®

The BEL family is reviewed quarterly (March, June, September, December). The full annual review is in March. The June, September and December reviews serve to include new entrants in case the index consists of less than the standard number of constituents and to facilitate inclusion of highly ranked non-constituents, for example recently listed companies.