Hitt og þetta 13. apríl 2006

Publication Fortis Annual Report 2005

The printed version of the Annual Report will be distributed as from 28 April 2006. Requests for copies should be submitted by completing the appropriate form under Corporate publications on the website, or by e-mail to info@fortis.com.

Fortis will publish a separate Sustainability Report, available on the Internet from 17 May 2006 onwards.

Fortis announced its annual results for 2005 on 9 March 2006.

Fortis is an international financial services provider engaged in banking and insurance. We offer our personal, business and institutional customers a comprehensive package of products and services through our own channels, in collaboration with intermediaries and through other distribution partners. With a market capitalisation of EUR 38.3 billion (31/03/2006), Fortis ranks among the twenty largest financial institutions in Europe. Our sound solvency position, our presence in 50 countries and our dedicated, professional workforce of 57,000 enable us to combine global strength with local flexibility and provide our clients with optimum support. More information is available on www.fortis.com