Van Lanschot Kempen won the FD Henri Sijthoff Prize in the “Other listed companies” category. The prize is awarded by the country’s main financial newspaper Het Financieele Dagblad (FD) to companies judged to provide the best financial reporting and communication to investors and the public at large, and was awarded for the 68th time this year.
Having been nominated twice before, this year saw us scoop the prize for the first time.
The 2021 FD Henri Sijthoff Prize was received by Constant Korthout, Van Lanschot Kempen’s Chief Financial & Risk Officer, at an event organised by Het Financieele Dagblad in Amsterdam on 4 November 2021.
Read our annual report 2020.
A replica of a sculpture of a man reading a newspaper by the sculptor Pieter d'Hont has served as the FD Henri Sijthoff Prize since 1969. The prize itself is named after the father of Mr H.A.H. Sijthoff, who was the director of the publishing company of Het Financieele Dagblad at the time the prize was established.