Subsequent events

On 29 January 2021, PostNL and Mutares announced they have closed the sale of Nexive, the number-two mail and parcels provider in Italy, to Poste Italiane. PostNL also terminated the joint venture agreement with Mutares, which resulted in the release of the remaining part of the committed cash contributions. The transaction resulted in a net result of €26 million and cash proceeds of €29 million.

On 23 February 2020, PostNL completed the sale of Cendris, a specialist in customer contact services in the Netherlands and part of the segment Mail in the Netherlands, to Yource, the market leader in customer contact within the Benelux. The transaction is expected to result in a book profit of around €15 million and gross cash proceeds of around €48 million.