Deutsche Börse AG: Release according to Article 40, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution
1. Details of issuer Deutsche Börse AG - 60485 Frankfurt / Main Germany 2. Reason for notification Acquisition/disposal of shares with voting rights Acquisition/disposal of instruments Change of breakdown of voting rights X Other reason:Loss of Control over Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation Name: City and country of registered office: Mr Eric R. Colson,Date of birth: 09 March 1969 Mr Charles J. Daley,Date of birth: 08 Jun 1962 Mr Gregory K. Ramirez,Date of birth: 14 Jul 1970 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: 09 Feb 2018 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 0.00 % 0.00 % 0.00 % 193000000 Previous notification 5.11 % 0.00 % 5.11 % / 7. Notified details of the resulting situation a. Voting rights attached to shares (Sec.s 33, 34 WpHG) ISIN absolute in % direct (Sec. 33 WpHG) indirect (Sec. 34 WpHG) direct (Sec. 33 WpHG) indirect (Sec. 34 WpHG) DE0005810055 0 0 0.00 % 0.00 % Total 0 0.00 % b.1. Instruments according to Sec. 38 para. 1 No. 1 WpHG Type of instrument Expiration or maturity date Exercise or conversion period Voting rights absolute Voting rights in % % Total 0 0.00 % b.2. Instruments according to Sec. 38 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 0.00 % 8. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligationX 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.). 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) 9. In case of proxy voting according to Sec. 34 para. 3 WpHGDate of general meeting: Holding position after general meeting: % (equals voting rights) 10. Other explanatory remarks:The previously directly controlled undertaking Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. still holds an interest in Deutsche Börse AG in the amount of sec. 33 WpHG: 5.42%, sec. 38 WpHG: 0.00% and sec. 39 WpHG: 0.00% via Artisan Partners Holdings LP (directly controlled), Artisan Investments GP LLC and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (each indirectly controlled).
19.02.2018 The DGAP Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Archive at www.dgap.deLanguage: English Company: Deutsche Börse AG - 60485 Frankfurt / Main
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