RWE Aktiengesellschaft, DE0007037129

RWE Aktiengesellschaft, DE0007037129

27.06.2017 - 11:41:58

RWE 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 RWE Aktiengesellschaft Huyssenallee 2 45128 Essen 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:Exercise of financial instruments 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation Name: City and country of registered office: Stadt Dortmund DortmundGermany 4. Names of shareholder(s) holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3.KEB Holding AG 5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached: 22 Jun 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 5.71 % 0 % 5.71 % 575745499 Previous notification 0.0013 % 5.71 % 5.71 % / 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) DE0007037129 1915 32858533 0.00033 % 5.71 % Total 32860448 5.71 % 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 0 % 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) Stadt Dortmund % % % Stadtwerke Dotmund AG % % % KEB Holding AG 5.71 % % 5.71 % 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:The City of Dortmund dominates Dortmunder Stadtwerke AG. Dortmunder Stadtwerke AG dominates KEB Holding AG. The City of Dortmund holds 1915 common shares and Dortmunder Stadtwerke AG holds 5840 common shares in RWE AG. KEB Holding AG was a shareholder of RWEB GmbH and due to the shareholding contributed 32,852,693 RWE AG common shares into RWEB GmbH. According to the articles of association of RWEB GmbH, RWE AG shares contributed to the company had to be retransferred to KEB Holding AG in case of KEB Holding AG withdrawing as a shareholder of RWEB GmbH. KEB Holding AG withdrew as a shareholder of RWEB GmbH and, therefore, RWEB GmbH transferred 32,852,693 common shares in RWE AG to KEB Holding AG on 22 June 2017.  

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Company: RWE Aktiengesellschaft Huyssenallee 2 45128 Essen

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