Profit has increased by EUR 10.8 mln or 12.5% to EUR 96.8 mln (2000: EUR 86.0 mln). Profit per share rose by 12% to EUR 5.44 ( 2000: EUR 4.86). The net asset value per ordinary share at December 31, 2001 amounted to EUR 67.55 before distribution of profits (2000: EUR 61.09 after distribution of profits).
Results and dividend 2001
The final results for 2001 and the dividend proposal for the year will be announced on Friday, February 22, 2002, before trading hours.
Annual Report and Meeting of Shareholders
The Annual Report for the year ended December 31, 2001 will be released on Friday, March 1, 2002. The Annual General Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2002 at 11.00 A.M. at the Kurhaus Hotel in Scheveningen (The Hague).
In view of the composition of the portfolio and assuming stable currency rates, for the year 2002 Wereldhave forecasts a further increase in profits per share.