Disclosure notification in accordance with Article 20 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act

02 August 2007, Zurich

Swiss Reinsurance Company (Swiss Re) announces that on 27 July 2007 The Capital Group Companies, Inc., 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA., USA (Capital Group), through a number of its Group companies listed below, in the capacity of investment manager for mutual funds and clients, fell below the threshold of 5% of the voting rights / registered shares in Swiss Re.

Group companies:

Capital Research and Management Company, 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA., USA
Capital Guardian Trust Company, 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA., USA
Capital International Limited, 40 Grosvenor Place, London, England
Capital International Inc., 11100 Santa Monica Blvd 15th Fl., Los Angeles, CA., USA
Capital International S.A., 3 Place des Bergues, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland

 


Offenlegungsmeldung gemäss Art. 20 Börsengesetz

Die Schweizerische Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft (Swiss Re) teilt mit, dass The Capital Group Companies, Inc., 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA., USA (Capital Group), über verschiedene ihrer unten aufgeführten Gruppengesellschaften per 27. Juli 2007 als Vermögensverwalter für Anlagefonds und Kunden den Grenzwert von 5% der Stimmrechte bzw. der Namenaktien an Swiss Re unterschritten hat.

Gruppengesellschaften:

Capital Research and Management Company, 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA., USA
Capital Guardian Trust Company, 333 South Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA., USA
Capital International Limited, 40 Grosvenor Place, London, England
Capital International Inc., 11100 Santa Monica Blvd 15th Fl., Los Angeles, CA., USA
Capital International S.A., 3 Place des Bergues, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland