Date: January 2013

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

14 Dec 2012 - Randstad secures Japanese syndicated credit facility

07 Dec 2012 - Randstad announces restructuring plan in France

05 Dec 2012 - Employee opinion: times may be tough but good things are expected for 2013

28 Nov 2012 - Randstad to issue preference shares C

21 Nov 2012 - Randstad updates strategic target and dividend policy

09 Nov 2012 - Management change at Randstad

25 Oct 2012 - Q3 2012: costs down by € 18 million versus previous quarter

13 Sept 2012 - Randstad extends maturity syndicated revolving facility

10 Sept 2012 - Randstad Workmonitor, results wave 3: Employees feel overqualified for their job

26 July 2012 - Q2 2012: gradual slowdown continues

29 Jun 2012 - Randstad to adjust organization in The Netherlands and Germany

28 Jun 2012 - Randstad and SEO launch research report "Into the Gap"

07 Jun 2012- Randstad Award 2012 identifies most attractive employers around the world

30 May 2012 - Randstad Workmonitor, results wave 2

26 Apr 2012 - Q1 2012: revenue holding up

29 Mar 2012 - Randstad shareholders adopt all AGM resolutions

28 Feb 2012 - Randstad Workmonitor, results wave 1

22 Feb 2012 - Randstad celebrates 100th volunteer in VSO partnership

16 Feb 2012 - Strong growth in North America, gradual slowdown in Europe

31 Jan 2012 - Management change at Randstad

16 Jan 2012 - Randstad completes small divestments