GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, DE0006602006

GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, DE0006602006

24.04.2017 - 10:07:19

GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

Notification of Major Holdings

1. Details of issuer GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft Peter-Müller-Straße 12 40468 Düsseldorf Germany 2. Reason for notification X Acquisition/disposal of shares with voting rights   Acquisition/disposal of instruments   Change of breakdown of voting rights X Other reason:Voluntary group disclosure with threshold only affected on the level of subsidiaries 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation Name: City and country of registered office: Schroders plc LondonUnited Kingdom 4. Names of shareholder(s) holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3.  5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached 13 Apr 2017 6. Total positions   % of voting rights attached to shares (total of 7.a.) % of voting rights through instruments (total of 7.b.1 + 7.b.2) total of both in % (7.a. + 7.b.) total number of voting rights of issuer Resulting situation 3.15 % 0.00 % 3.15 % 192495476 Previous notification 3.14 % 0.00 % 3.14 % / 7. Notified details of the resulting situation a. Voting rights attached to shares (Sec.s 21, 22 WpHG) ISIN absolute in %   direct (Sec. 21 WpHG) indirect (Sec. 22 WpHG) direct (Sec. 21 WpHG) indirect (Sec. 22 WpHG) DE0006602006 0 6058256 0.00 % 3.15 % Total 6058256 3.15 % b.1. Instruments according to Sec. 25 para. 1 No. 1 WpHG Type of instrument Expiration or maturity date Exercise or conversion period Voting rights absolute Voting rights in % %     Total % b.2. Instruments according to Sec. 25 para. 1 No. 2 WpHG Type of instrument Expiration or maturity date Exercise or conversion period Cash or physical settlement Voting rights absolute Voting rights in % %       Total % 8. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation  Person subject to the notification obligation is not controlled and does itself not control any other undertaking(s) holding directly or indirectly an interest in the (underlying) issuer (1.). X Full chain of controlled undertakings starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity: Name % of voting rights (if at least held 3% or more) % of voting rights through instruments (if at least held 5% or more) Total of both (if at least held 5% or more) Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder Investment Management Limited % % % Schroder Investment Management North America Limited % % %   Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder International Holdings Limited % % % Schroder US Holdings Inc. % % % Schroder Investment Management North America Inc. % % %   Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder International Holdings Limited % % % Schroder Unit Trusts Limited % % %   Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder International Holdings Limited % % % Schroder Holdings (Bermuda) Limited % % % Schroder International Holdings (Bermuda) Limited % % % Schroder Investment Management (Hong Kong) Limited % % %   Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder International Holdings Limited % % % Schroder International Finance B.V. % % % Schroder Investment Management (Luxembourg) S.A. % % %   Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder Wealth Holdings Limited % % % Schroder & Co. Limited % % %   Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder Investment Management Limited % % % Schroders Korea Limited % % %   Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder International Holdings Limited % % % Schroder Investment Management (Japan) Limited % % %   Schroders plc % % % Schroder Administration Limited % % % Schroder International Holdings Limited % % % Nippon Life Schroders Asset Management Europe Limited % % % 9. In case of proxy voting according to Sec. 22 para. 3 WpHGDate of general meeting: Holding position after general meeting: % (equals voting rights) 10. Other explanatory remarks: 

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Company: GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft Peter-Müller-Straße 12 40468 Düsseldorf

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