Wolters Kluwer to Call and Repay EUR225 Million Perpetual Cumulative Subordinated Bonds in May 2013

Wolters Kluwer to Call and Repay EUR225 Million Perpetual Cumulative 
Subordinated Bonds in May 2013 
ALPHEN AAN DEN RIJN, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwire) -- 03/22/13 -- 
Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information services,
today announced that, it has exercised its
call option and will repay
all of the outstanding EUR225 Million Perpetual Cumulative
Subordinated Bonds (issued in 2001). 
Following the settlement of its new ten year EUR700 million Eurobond
with a coupon
of 2.875 per cent, the company will repay all of the
outstanding EUR225 Million
Perpetual Cumulative Subordinated Bonds
(issued in 2001) with a coupon of 6.875
per cent. The nominal
principal amount of the bonds will be repaid together with
accrued interest on May 14, 2013, after which the bonds will be
Therefore, the listing of these bonds on Euronext
Amsterdam will be terminated
as of May 14, 2013. 
About Wolters Kluwer 
Wolters Kluwer is a leading global information services and solutions
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. 
Visit our website, YouTube, follow @Wolters_Kluwer on Twitter, or
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customers, market
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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
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,
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
a result of new information, future events or otherwise. 
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Caroline Wouters
+ 31 (0)172 641 459
Meg Geldens
+ 31 (0)172 641 407
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