RHJ International SA : RHJI Announces Sale of Stake in SigmaXYZ

       RHJ International SA : RHJI Announces Sale of Stake in SigmaXYZ

Brussels, September 10, 2013 - RHJ International ("RHJI") announces today that
it has sold half  of its 21.8% stake  in business consulting services  company 
SigmaXYZ to  a  number of  Japanese  buyers, including  Intec,  IIJ  (Internet 
Initiative Japan Inc.)  and Wacom.  The individual  sales transactions,  which 
have now  closed,  generated total  gross  proceeds of  €7.4  million  (JPY977 
million), representing 1.7 times the €4.3  million pro rata carrying value  of 
the stakes sold. RHJI  continues to evaluate options  to divest its  remaining 
10.9% stake in SigmaXYZ.

RHJ International's Chief Executive Officer, Leonhard Fischer, commented:

"We are very pleased to announce today's transaction, which represents one  of 
the last  disposals  from our  legacy  industrial portfolio.  We  continue  to 
evaluate options to divest our remaining stakes in Shaklee and SigmaXYZ, which
collectively now represent less than 2% of our total investment portfolio."

About RHJ International

RHJ International is a financial  services group with principal activities  in 
wealth  management,  asset  management   and  merchant  banking.  Our   wealth 
management operations are conducted  through Kleinwort Benson: an  independent 
and relationship-driven private bank.  RHJI's asset management operations  are 
carried out through Kleinwort  Benson Investors: a Dublin-based  institutional 
asset manager that offers  investors innovative and differentiated  specialist 
strategies on both a segregated and unitised basis. RHJI is listed on Euronext
Brussels, with the ticker symbol "RHJI".

For further information, please contact:
Duncan Heath
Investor Relations Director
RHJ International
Tel: +32 2 643 6013
E-mail: dheath@rhji.com

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