Rheinmetall AG, DE0007030009

Rheinmetall AG, DE0007030009

07.12.2018 - 13:00:21

Rheinmetall 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: Rheinmetall AG Street: Rheinmetall Platz 1 Postal code: 40476 City: DüsseldorfGermany Legal Entity Identifier (LEI): 5299001OU9CSE29O6S05 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:Voluntary Group notification with triggered threshold only on subsidary level 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation Legal entity: The Capital Group Companies, Inc.City of registered office, country: Los Angeles, 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: 04 Dec 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 11.04 % 0 % 11.04 % 43558850 Previous notification 10.90 % 0 % 10.90 % / 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) DE0007030009 0 4810726 0 % 11.04 % Total 4810726 11.04 % 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 % %     Total % 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) The Capital Group Companies, Inc. % % % Capital Research and Management Company 7.99 % % 7.99 % Capital Group International, Inc. % % % Capital Guardian Trust Company % % %   The Capital Group Companies, Inc. % % % Capital Research and Management Company 7.99 % % 7.99 % Capital Group International, Inc. % % % Capital International, Inc. % % %   The Capital Group Companies, Inc. % % % Capital Research and Management Company 7.99 % % 7.99 % Capital Group International, Inc. % % % Capital International Sàrl % % %           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:  Date06 Dec 2018

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