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Voting Rights Announcement Symrise AG Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German

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

 

Symrise AG 

29.05.2015 11:04

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Voting Rights Announcement
Symrise AG
Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German
Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

1. On May 26, 2015, Sun Life Financial Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, has
informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares
its Voting Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10%
threshold of the Voting Rights on May 21, 2015 and on that day amounted to
10,62% (this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights).
10,62% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).
From the following shareholders, holding directly 3% or more voting rights
in Symrise AG, are voting rights attributed to the notifier
- MFS International Value Fund

2. On May 26, 2015, Sun Life Global Investments Inc., Toronto, Ontario,
Canada, has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that
via shares its Voting Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have
exceeded the 10% threshold of the Voting Rights on May 21, 2015 and on that
day amounted to 10,62% (this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights).
10,62% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).
From the following shareholders, holding directly 3% or more voting rights
in Symrise AG, are voting rights attributed to the notifier
- MFS International Value Fund

3. On May 26, 2015, Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada - U.S. Operations
Holdings, Inc., Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts, United States of America
has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via
shares its Voting Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded
the 10% threshold of the Voting Rights on May 21, 2015 and on that day
amounted to 10,62% (this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights).
10,62% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 13785512 voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).
From the following shareholders, holding directly 3% or more voting rights
in Symrise AG, are voting rights attributed to the notifier
- MFS International Value Fund

4. On May 26 2015, Sun Life Financial (U.S.) Holdings, Inc., Wellesley
Hills, Massachusetts, United States of America has informed us according to
Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on
Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10% threshold of the
Voting Rights on May 21, 2015 and on that day amounted to 10,62% (this
corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights).
10,62% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).
From the following shareholders, holding directly 3% or more voting rights
in Symrise AG, are voting rights attributed to the notifier
- MFS International Value Fund

5. On May 26, 2015, Sun Life Financial (U.S.) Investments LLC, Wellesley
Hills, Massachusetts, United States of America has informed us according to
Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on
Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10% threshold of the
Voting Rights on May 21, 2015 and on that day amounted to 10,62% (this
corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights).
10,62% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).
From the following shareholders, holding directly 3% or more voting rights
in Symrise AG, are voting rights attributed to the notifier
- MFS International Value Fund

6. On May 26, 2015, Sun Life of Canada (U.S.) Financial Services Holdings,
Inc., Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America has informed us
according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting
Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10% threshold
of the Voting Rights on May 21, 2015 and on that day amounted to 10,62%
(this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights).
10,62% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).
From the following shareholders, holding directly 3% or more voting rights
in Symrise AG, are voting rights attributed to the notifier
- MFS International Value Fund

7. On May 26, 2015, Massachusetts Financial Services Company (MFS), Boston,
Massachusetts, United States of America has informed us according to
Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on
Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10% threshold of the
Voting Rights on May 21, 2015 and on that day amounted to 10,62% (this
corresponds to 13785512 Voting Rights).
Thereof 8,82% are attributed to it in accordance with Section 22, Paragraph
1, Sentence 1, No. 6 (WpHG). This corresponds to 11445083 votes. Additional
1.80% are attributed to it in accordance with Section 22, Paragraph 1,
Sentence 2 WpHG (German Securities Trading Act). This corresponds to
2340429 votes.
From the following shareholders, holding directly 3% or more voting rights
in Symrise AG, are voting rights attributed to the notifier
- MFS International Value Fund


Holzminden, May 2015
Symrise Aktiengesellschaft
The Management Board


Additional information:
ISIN: DE000SYM9999
Security Identification Number: SYM999
Listing: Official Market / Prime Standard; Frankfurt Stock Exchange
Registered office of the company: Germany
Symrise AG
Investor Relations
Mühlenfeldstrasse 1
D - 37603 Holzminden
E-mail: IR@symrise.com
Phone: +49 5531 90 1879
Website: www.symrise.de



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Language:     English
Company:      Symrise AG
              Mühlenfeldstraße 1
              37603 Holzminden
              Germany
Internet:     www.symrise.com
 
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