SHW AG, DE000A1JBPV9

SHW AG, DE000A1JBPV9

08.10.2018 - 15:01:01

SHW 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 SHW AG Wilhelmstrasse 67 73433 Aalen Germany 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 Name: City and country of registered office: Dimensional Holdings Inc. Austin, TexasUnited 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: 28 Sep 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 2.77 % 0.32 % 3.09 % 6436209 Previous notification 3.005 % n/a % 3.005 % / 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) DE000A1JBPV9 177954 % 2.77 % Total 177954 % 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 % securities lending (right of recall) n/a n/a 20700 0.32 %     Total 20700 0.32 % 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 % 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) Dimensional Holdings Inc. % % % Dimensional Fund Advisors LP % % %   Dimensional Holdings Inc. % % % Dimensional Fund Advisors LP % % % Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd. % % %   Dimensional Holdings Inc. % % % Dimensional Fund Advisors LP % % % DFA Canada LLC % % % Dimensional Fund Advisors Canada ULC % % % % % % Dimensional Holding Inc. % % % Dimensional Fund Advisors LP % % % DFA Australia Limited % % % 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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