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


15.05.2012 17:41

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On May 11, 2012, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ), Stockholm, Sweden
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 May 09, 2012 and on that day
amounted to 4.47% (this corresponds to 3718229 Voting Rights).
According to Article 22, Section 1, Sentence 1, No. 1 of the WpHG, 4.47% of
the Voting Rights (this corresponds to 3718229 Voting Rights) is to be
attributed to the company  via SEB AG, Germany and  SEB Life (Ireland)
Assurance Company Ltd, Ireland.

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