Art. 1 – The company has the legal form of a naamloze vennootschap (company with limited liability). It has the capacity of a company which seeks to attract or has sought to attract savings from the public. Its name is ‘KBC Groep’, in French ‘KBC Groupe’, in English ‘KBC Group’, and in German ‘KBC Gruppe’. Art. 2 – The company is a financial holding company, which has as its object, the direct or indirect ownership and management of shareholdings in other companies, including but not restricted to credit institutions, insurance companies and other financial institutions…..