Leoni AG, DE0005408884

Leoni AG, DE0005408884

09.11.2018 - 14:36:10

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: Leoni AG Street: Marienstraße 7 Postal code: 90402 City: NurembergGermany Legal Entity Identifier (LEI): 5299002HNCMIUBHOMK35 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: State Street CorporationCity of registered office, country: Boston, MA, United States of America (USA) 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: 31 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 pursuant to Sec. 41 WpHG New 3.07 % 0.00 % 3.07 % 32,669,000 Previous notification 2.96 % 0.00 % 2.96 % / 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) DE0005408884 0 1,004,391 0.00 % 3.07 % Total 1,004,391 3.07 % 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 % 0 0.00 %     Total 0 0.00 % 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 % 0 0.00 %       Total 0 0.00 % 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) State Street Corporation % % % State Street Global Advisors Inc. % % % - % % % State Street Corporation % % % State Street Global Advisors Inc. % % % State Street Global Advisors (Asia) Limited % % % - % % % State Street Corporation % % % State Street Global Advisors Inc. % % % State Street Global Advisors International Holdings Inc. % % % SSGA Japan Holdings GK % % % State Street Global Advisors (Japan) Co., Ltd % % % - % % % State Street Corporation % % % State Street Global Advisors Inc. % % % State Street Global Advisors Australia Limited % % % - % % % State Street Corporation % % % State Street Global Advisors Inc. % % % State Street Global Advisors International Holdings Inc. % % % State Street Global Advisors Switzerland Holdings GmbH % % % State Street Global Advisors Limited % % % State Street Global Advisors Ireland Limited % % % 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:  Date08 Nov 2018

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