Voting rights

1. On May 12, 2015, Sun Life Financial Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, has informed us according to Article

Correction of a release from 13.05.2015, 10:50 CET - Symrise AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

 

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1. On May 12, 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 fallen below the
10% threshold of the Voting Rights on May 7, 2015 and on that day amounted
to 9,06% (this corresponds to 11758687 Voting Rights).
9,06% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 11758687 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 12, 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
fallen below the 10% threshold of the Voting Rights on May 7, 2015 and on
that day amounted to 9,06% (this corresponds to 11758687 Voting Rights).
9,06% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 11758687 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 12, 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 fallen
below the 10% threshold of the Voting Rights on May 7, 2015 and on that day
amounted to 9,06% (this corresponds to 11758687 Voting Rights).
9,06% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 11758687 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 12, 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 fallen below the 10% threshold of the
Voting Rights on May 7, 2015 and on that day amounted to 9,06% (this
corresponds to 11758687 Voting Rights).
9,06% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 11758687 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 12, 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 fallen below the 10% threshold of the
Voting Rights on May 7, 2015 and on that day amounted to 9,06% (this
corresponds to 11758687 Voting Rights).
9,06% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 11758687 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 12, 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 fallen below the 10%
threshold of the Voting Rights on May 7, 2015 and on that day amounted to
9,06% (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights).
9,06% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 11758687 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 12, 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 fallen below the 10% threshold of the
Voting Rights on May 7, 2015 and on that day amounted to 9,06% (this
corresponds to 11758687 Voting Rights).
Thereof 7,25% are attributed to it in accordance with Section 22, Paragraph
1, Sentence 1, No. 6 (WpHG). This corresponds to 9415677 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
2343010 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



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