Evonik Industries AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

Evonik Industries AG 

02.05.2013 15:51

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CVC European Equity Partners V (C) L.P., Georgetown, Cayman Islands has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1a of the WpHG that on April 24, 2013 its Voting Rights on Evonik Industries AG, Rellinghauser Straße 1-11, 45128 Essen, Deutschland amounted to 87.84% (this corresponds to 409,325,998 Voting Rights).

According to Article 22, Section 1, Sentence 1, No. 1 of the WpHG, 18.93% of the Voting Rights (this corresponds to 88,222,443 Voting Rights) is to be attributed to the company from Gabriel Acquisitions GmbH, Gabriel Investments S.à r.l. and Gabriel Holdings S.à r.l..
According to Article 22, Section 2, WpHG, 68.91% of the Voting Rights (this corresponds to 321,103,555 Voting Rights) is to be attributed to the company from RAG-Stiftung, Essen, Deutschland.

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Language:     English
Company:      Evonik Industries AG
              Rellinghauser Straße 1-11  
              45128 Essen
Internet:     www.evonik.com
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