Wolters Kluwer Successfully Prices a New Ten Year EUR700 Million Benchmark Eurobond

Wolters Kluwer Successfully Prices a New Ten Year EUR700 Million Benchmark 
Eurobond 
ALPHEN AAN DEN RIJN, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwire) -- 03/14/13 -- 
Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company
focused on professionals, announced today that it
has successfully
launched and priced a new ten year EUR700 million benchmark
Eurobond
offering following a three-day pan-European debt investor roadshow.
The bonds have been priced at an issue price of 99.709 per cent and
will carry an
annual coupon of 2.875 per cent. Settlement date has
been set at March 21, 2013. The bonds were placed with a broad range
of institutional investors
across Europe. 
The senior, unsecured bonds will mature on March 21, 2023. The net
proceeds of
the issue of the bonds will be applied by Wolters Kluwer
for general corporate
purposes, including refinancing of existing
debt. Conditional upon settlement of the transaction, the company
intends to exercise a call option on its EUR225
million perpetual
cumulative subordinated bonds in 2013. 
ABN AMRO, Barclays, Rabobank International, and The Royal Bank of
Scotland acted
as joint lead managers for this issue. The bonds will
be listed on the Official
List of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. 
About Wolters Kluwer 
Wolters Kluwer is a leading global information services and solutions
company.
It provides information, software, and services that help
legal, tax, finance,
and healthcare professionals make their most
critical decisions effectively and
with confidence. Customers depend
on Wolters Kluwer services and solutions to
successfully move through
the complex layers of data and regulation that define
modern business
and government. 
Wolters Kluwer had 2012 annual revenues of EUR3.6 billion. The group
employs over 19,000 people worldwide and maintains operations in over
40 countries across
Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin
America. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the
Netherlands. Wolters Kluwer shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam
(symbol: WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. 
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customers, market
positions, brands, and organization. 
Forward-looking Statements 
This press release contains forward-looking statements. These
statements may be identified by words such as "expect", "should",
"could", "shall" and similar
expressions. Wolters Kluwer cautions
that such forward-looking statements are
qualified by certain risks
and uncertainties that could cause actual results and events to
differ materially from what is contemplated by the forward-looking
statements. Factors which could cause actual results to
differ from these forward-looking statements may include, without
limitation, general economic
conditions; conditions in the markets in
which Wolters Kluwer is engaged; behavior of customers, suppliers,
and competitors; technological developments;
the implementation and
execution of new ICT systems or outsourcing; and legal,
tax, and
regulatory rules affecting Wolters Kluwer's businesses, as well as
risks related to mergers, acquisitions, and divestments. In addition,
financial
risks such as currency movements, interest rate
fluctuations, liquidity, and
credit risks could influence future
results. The foregoing list of factors should not be construed as
exhaustive. Wolters Kluwer disclaims any intention or obligation to
publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether
as
a result of new information, future events or otherwise. 
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Contact:
Media
Caroline Wouters
+ 31 (0)172 641 459
press@wolterskluwer.com 
Investors/Analysts
Meg Geldens
+ 31 (0)172 641 407
ir@wolterskluwer.com