Covestro AG, DE0006062144

Covestro AG, DE0006062144

05.09.2019 - 11:08:27

Covestro AG: Release according to Article 40, 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 Name: Covestro AG Street: Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 60 Postal code: 51373 City: LeverkusenGermany Legal Entity Identifier (LEI): 3912005AWHKLQ1CPLV11 2. Reason for notification X Acquisition/disposal of shares with voting rights   Acquisition/disposal of instruments   Change of breakdown of voting rights   Other reason: 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation Legal entity: Amundi S.A.City of registered office, country: Paris, France 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: 30 Aug 2019 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 pursuant to Sec. 41 WpHG New 2.61 % 0.001 % 2.61 % 183,000,000 Previous notification 3.70 % n/a % 3.70 % / 7. Details on total positions a. Voting rights attached to shares (Sec. 33, 34 WpHG) ISIN Absolute In %   Direct (Sec. 33 WpHG) Indirect (Sec. 34 WpHG) Direct (Sec. 33 WpHG) Indirect (Sec. 34 WpHG) DE0006062144 0 4769635 0 % 2.61 % Total 4769635 2.61 % b.1. Instruments according to Sec. 38 (1) no. 1 WpHG Type of instrument Expiration or maturity date Exercise or conversion period Voting rights absolute Voting rights in % Lent security (right to recall) n/a n/a 2500 0.001 %     Total 2500 0.001 % b.2. Instruments according to Sec. 38 (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 nor does it control any other undertaking(s) that directly or indirectly hold(s) 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 3% or more) % of voting rights through instruments (if at least 5% or more) Total of both (if at least 5% or more) Amundi S.A. % % % Amundi Asset Management S.A % % %   Amundi S.A. % % % CPR Asset Management S.A. % % %   Amundi S.A. % % % Etoile Gestion % % %   Amundi S.A. % % % Amundi Asset Management S.A. % % % Amundi Hong Kong Ltd. % % %   Amundi S.A. % % % Société Générale Gestion S.A. % % %   Amundi S.A. % % % Amundi Asset Management S.A. % % % Amundi Iberia SGIIC, SA. % % %   Amundi S.A. % % % Amundi Asset Management S.A. % % % Amundi Japan Holding Ltd. % % % Amundi Japan Ltd. % % % 9. In case of proxy voting according to Sec. 34 para. 3 WpHG (only in case of attribution of voting rights in accordance with Sec. 34 para. 1 sent. 1 No. 6 WpHG) Date of general meeting: Holding total positions after general meeting (6.) after annual general meeting:Proportion of voting rights Proportion of instruments Total of both % % % 10. Other explanatory remarks:  Date04 Sep 2019

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Language: English Company: Covestro AG Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 60 51373 Leverkusen

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