LANXESS AG: Publication according to § 26 paragraph. 1 WpHG with the objective of Europe-wide distribution


21.03.2012 15:55

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BlackRock Holdco 4, LLC, Wilmington, DE, USA has informed us according to
Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on
LANXESS AG, Leverkusen, Germany, have exceeded the 3% threshold of the
Voting Rights on March 12, 2012 and on that day amounted to 3.3367% (this
corresponds to 2776198 Voting Rights).
According to Article 22, Section 1, Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with
sentence 2 of the WpHG, 3.3367% of the Voting Rights (this corresponds to
2776198 Voting Rights) is to be attributed to the company.

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Language:     English
Company:      LANXESS AG
              Gebäude K10
              51369 Leverkusen
Internet:     www.lanxess.com
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