ASML adapts disclosure of financial results

Conforms with new disclosure regime in the Netherlands

Press release - Veldhoven, the Netherlands, January 5, 2006

ASML Holding NV (ASML) today announced that it will disclose its 2005 annual and fourth-quarter results on the previously scheduled date of January 18, 2006, through a press release and a single conference call for investors and media. This is to further ensure ASML’s continuous compliance with the new disclosure regime as enforced by the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM), the newly appointed supervising authority for disclosure matters in the Netherlands.


Instead of a press conference and separate analyst meeting at its headquarters in Veldhoven, ASML has decided to amalgamate its communication of 2005 annual and fourth-quarter results on January 18, 2006, as follows:

  • Press release at 08:00 Central European Time (CET)
  • A conference call for investors and media, hosted by CEO Eric Meurice and CFO Peter Wennink, at 15:00 CET (09:00 ET). Dial in numbers are: in the Netherlands +31 20 531 5871 and the US +1 706 679 0473. Access is also via to listen to the conference call.
  • A recording of the investor and media call will be available on

About ASML

ASML is the world's leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, manufacturing complex machines that are critical to the production of integrated circuits or chips. Headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, ASML is traded on Euronext Amsterdam and Nasdaq under the symbol 'ASML'. For more information, visit the website at

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Monique Mols

Head of Media Relations

Sander Hofman

Senior creative content strategist

Brittney Wolff Zatezalo

Corporate communications manager US

Skip Miller

VP, Investor Relations

Marcel Kemp

Director Investor Relations – EU

Peter Cheang

Director Investor Relations – Asia