Tele Columbus AG, DE000TCAG172

Tele Columbus AG, DE000TCAG172

03.12.2018 - 16:32:46

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 Name: Tele Columbus AG Street: Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 108 Postal code: 10553 City: BerlinGermany Legal Entity Identifier (LEI): 3912004GMFDLY04RUQ19 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 Legal entity: Ameriprise Financial, Inc.City of registered office, country: Wilmington, Delaware, United States of America (USA) 4. Names of shareholder(s) holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3.Threadneedle (Lux) 5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached: 24 Nov 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 10.47 % 0.00 % 10.47 % 127556251 Previous notification 10.60 % 0.00 % 10.60 % / 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) DE000TCAG172 0 13358085 0 % 10.47 % Total 13358085 10.47 % 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) 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 Financial Limited % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Limited 10.47 % % 10.47 %   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 Financial Limited % % % Threadneedle Investment Services Limited % % %   Ameriprise Financial, Inc. % % % Ameriprise International Holdings GmbH % % % Threadneedle Asset Management Holdings SARL % % % Threadneedle Management Luxembourg SA 6.87 % % 6.87 % 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:  Date29 Nov 2018

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Language: English Company: Tele Columbus AG Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 108 10553 Berlin

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