Tele Columbus AG, DE000TCAG172

Tele Columbus AG, DE000TCAG172

12.10.2018 - 15:25:29

Tele Columbus 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 Tele Columbus AG Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 108 10553 Berlin Germany 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 Disclosure due to threshold crossing within corporate structure 3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation Name: City and country of registered office: Ameriprise Financial. Inc. Wilmington, Delaware,United States of America (USA) 4. Names of shareholder(s) holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3.1. Threadneedle Investment Funds ICVC, 2. Threadneedle (Lux) 5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached: 06 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 11.14 % 0.00 % 11.14 % 127556251 Previous notification 11.46 % 0.00 % 11.46 % / 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) DE000TCAG172 0 14205025 0 % 11.14 % Total 14205025 11.14 % 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 % %       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) Ameriprise Financial, Inc. % % % Ameriprise International Holdings GmbH % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings SARL % % % Threadneedle Holdings Limited % % % TAM UK Holdings Limited % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings Limited % % % TC Financing Limited % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Limited 11.14 % % 11.14 %   Ameriprise Financial, Inc. % % % Ameriprise International Holdings GmbH % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings SARL % % % Threadneedle Holdings Limited % % % TAM UK Holdings Limited % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings Limited % % % TC Financing Limited % % % Threadneedle Investment Services Limited 6.91 % % 6.91 %   Ameriprise Financial, Inc. % % % Ameriprise International Holdings GmbH % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings SARL % % % Threadneedle Holdings Limited % % % TAM UK Holdings Limited % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings Limited % % % TC Financing Limited % % % Threadneedle Pensions Limited % % %   Ameriprise Financial, Inc. % % % Ameriprise International Holdings GmbH % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings SARL % % % Threadneedle Management Luxembourg SA 3.16 % % % 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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Language: English Company: Tele Columbus AG Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 108 10553 Berlin

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