RHJ International: Transparency Declaration - Notification: McElvaine Investment Management Ltd.

In accordance with the rules on financial transparency, McElvaine Investment Management Ltd. sent a notification confirming that the aggregate amount of shares they hold has fallen on April 20, 2012, below the threshold of 3% of the total outstanding shares issued by RHJ International ("RHJI"). On April 20, 2012, McElvaine Investment Management Ltd. held 2,531,885 voting rights, representing a stake of 2.96% of RHJI total issued shares compared to a stake of 3.14% as disclosed in its previous transparency declaration. A copy of the notification form sent by McElvaine Investment Management Ltd. is available on RHJI's corporate website under "Investor Relations - Transparency Rules". About RHJ International: RHJ International (Euronext: RHJI) is a limited liability company incorporated under the laws of Belgium, having its registered office at Avenue Louise 326, 1050 Brussels, Belgium. RHJI is transforming itself from a diversified industrial holding company into an active and dynamic financial services group. For further information visit: www.rhji.com. For further information please contact: Arnaud Denis Investor Relations Director Tel: +32 2 643 60 13 E-mail: adenis@rhji.com This press release contains certain forward-looking statements concerning the Company's operations, economic performance and financial condition.  Such forward-looking statements are based on management's current expectations, estimates and projections and are subject to a number of assumptions and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.   The Company has no obligation to publicly update or release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release. Full Press Release (PDF): http://hugin.info/135946/R/1605512/508494.pdf This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: RHJ International SA via Thomson Reuters ONE [HUG#1605512]