Knorr-Bremse Aktiengesellschaft, DE000KBX1006

Knorr-Bremse Aktiengesellschaft, DE000KBX1006

11.10.2018 - 20:10:47

Knorr-Bremse Aktiengesellschaft: 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 Knorr-Bremse Aktiengesellschaft Moosacher Str. 80 80809 Munich 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:First-time admission of shares to trading on an organised market 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation Name: City and country of registered office: Mr Heinz Hermann Thiele,Date of birth: 02 Apr 1941 4. Names of shareholder(s) holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3.KB Holding GmbHUrsus Vermögensverwaltungs GmbH 5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached: 11 Oct 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 70 % 3.26 % 73.26 % 161,200,000 Previous notification N/A % N/A % N/A % / 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) DE000KBX1006 112,840,000 % 70 % Total 112,840,000 70 % 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 % 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 % Redemption claim from securities lending due to greenshoe option 22.11.2018 Both 5,256,521 3.26 %       Total 5,256,521 3.26 % 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) Heinz Hermann Thiele % % % Ursus Vermögensverwaltungs GmbH 70 % % 73.26 %   Heinz Hermann Thiele % % % Stella Vermögensverwaltungs GmbH % % % TIB Vermögens- und Beteiligungsholding GmbH % % % KB Holding GmbH 70 % % 73.26 % 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: 

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