Institutional investors hold approximately 85% of the issued ordinary share capital in Wolters Kluwer, as of November 30, 2018. The remaining shares are held by retail investors, broker-dealers, or are held in treasury by Wolters Kluwer. Nearly 15% of institutionally-held shares are in core SRI or ESG funds and approximately 23% are in passive or index funds. Institutional ownership is spread across many countries, with approximately 34% of institutionally-owned shares held in the United States and 34% in the United Kingdom.
Geographical distribution of Wolters Kluwer shares held by institutions
Source: Nasdaq Corporate Solutions, as of November 30, 2018.
Please consult the website of the Netherlands Authority for Financial Markets (AFM) for details of investors who have disclosed shareholdings in Wolters Kluwer to the AFM.