Information on the number of voting rights and shares making up the share capital pursuant to Article L.233-8 II of the French Commercial Code and Article 223-16 of the AMF (Autorité des marchés financiers) General Regulations. Archives avaible here.
As of December 1, 2017, AXA's fully paid up issued and outstanding share capital totaled €5,595,494,939.88 divided into 2,443,447,572 shares, each with a par value of €2.29.
To the best of the Company's knowledge, the table below summarizes the ownership of its issued outstanding ordinary shares and voting rights as of December 31, 2016:
|---||Number of shares||Capital ownership||Voting rights(a)|
|Treasury shares held directly by the Company||5,463,201||0.23%||(0.19%)(c)|
|Treasury shares held by Company subsidiaries (directly and indirectly)(d)||450,272||0.02%||(0.02%)(c)|
|Employees and agents||138,280,839||5.70%||7.40%|
To the best of the Company’s knowledge, only one shareholder, BlackRock Inc., acting on behalf of its clients and funds that it manages, held more than 5% of the Company’s share capital or voting rights on December 31, 2016.
Certain of the Company’s shares are entitled to double voting rights as described in Section 6.3 “ General information – Voting rights” of this Annual Report. Of the Company’s 2,425,149,130 outstanding ordinary shares on December 31, 2016, 439,734,569 shares entitled their holders to double voting rights as of that date