Date: February 15, 2006

This annual information document (“AID”) is required by and is being made pursuant to Article 5:24 of the Financial Markets Supervision Act (“Wet op het financieel toezicht”) and not for any other purpose.

Neither Randstad Holding nv nor any other person takes responsibility for, or makes any representation, as to the accuracy or completeness of, the information contained in this AID. The information contained in this document is not necessarily up to date as the date of this AID and Randstad Holding nv does not undertake any obligation to update any such information in the future. Neither this AID nor the information referred to herein constitutes, by virtue of this communication, an offer of any securities addressed to any person and should not be relied upon by any such person.

Pursuant to Article 5:59 (1) of the Financial Markets Supervision Act, public companies listed on Euronext Amsterdam are required to publish price-sensitive information through the use of a press release. This AID refers to information that has already been published by Randstad Holding nv or made available to the public since January 1, 2006 under applicable Dutch law and regulations relating to securities issuers and securities markets. Below all press releases are listed. The full text of these press releases can also be found on the corporate website of Randstad Holding nv (

Press releases

Randstad acquires financial recruitment specialist Martin Ward Anderson in the UK

Randstad strengthens HR Solutions in Belgium by acquisition of career management company Galilei

Randstad joins forces with EmmayHR in India

Mrs. Giovanna Monnas nominated for appointment as member of Supervisory Board Randstad Holding nv

Randstad to take over Gamma Dienstverlening

Randstad now also 'recognized social secretariat' in Belgium

Third quarter 2005: higher organic growth, profitability up by 48%

Net income up by 53%, solid outperformance especially in Germany and the Netherlands

Randstad strengthens Dutch position in technical specialties market by acquiring Hageweld

New managing director Randstad US

Jim Reese, CEO Randstad North America, leaves Randstad

Randstad Q1 results 2005: net income up by 98% to €27.7 million

Randstad annual results 2004: net income up by 159% to € 199.6 million