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 

21.07.2015 19:13

Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.
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On July 21, 2015, RAG-Stiftung, Essen, Germany has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on Evonik Industries AG, Essen, Germany, have fallen below the 75% threshold of the Voting Rights on July 16, 2015 and on that day amounted to 74.04% (this corresponds to 345005998 Voting Rights).
6.13% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 28562443 Voting Rights) are attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 2, WpHG (German Securities Trading Act). Attributed Voting Rights are held by the following shareholders, whose share of the Voting Rights in Evonik Industries AG amounts to 3 percent or more: The Gabriel Finance Limited Partnership.

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