Disclosure of shareholdings

Below disclosure notifications are in accordance with Article 120 of the Financial Markets Infrastructure Act (FMIA).

According to Article 120 (1) FMIA anyone who directly or indirectly or acting in concert with third parties acquires or disposes shares or acquisition or sale rights relating to shares of a company with its registered office in Switzerland whose equity securities are listed in whole or in part in Switzerland, or of a company with its registered office abroad whose equity securities are mainly listed in whole or in part in Switzerland, and thereby reaches, falls below or exceeds the thresholds of 3%, 5%, 10%, 15%, 20%, 25%, 33⅓%, 50% or 66⅔% of the voting rights, whether exercisable or not, must notify this to the company and to the stock exchanges on which the equity securities are listed. According to Article 120 (3) FMIA, anyone who has the discretionary power to exercise the voting rights associated with equity securities in accordance with Article 120 (1) FMIA is also subject to the notification. The person or group is obliged to make a notification in writing to the company (issuer) and the stock exchange no later than four trading days after the creation of the obligation to notify (conclusion of a contract).

The publication on the webpage of the SIX Exchange Regulation shall prevail.

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Swiss Re Ltd

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2020

18 Sep 2020

BlackRock, Inc.

5.42

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

17 Sep 2020

BlackRock, Inc.

5.25

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

16 Sep 2020

BlackRock, Inc.

5.34

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

15 Sep 2020

BlackRock, Inc.

5.33

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

11 Sep 2020

BlackRock, Inc.

5.43

Acquisition of shares and securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

10 Sep 2020

BlackRock, Inc.

5.34

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

8 Sep 2020

BlackRock, Inc.

5.36

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

7 August 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.24

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

5 August 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.34

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

3 August 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.32

Sale of Shares and Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

30 July 20

Swiss Re Ltd

10.46

Share capital reduction

Disclosure notification

30 July 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.36

Share capital reduction

Disclosure notification

17 July 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.01

Acquisition of Shares and Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

16 July 20

BlackRock, Inc.

4.99

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

14 July 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.04

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

25 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

4.86

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

24 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.04

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

19 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

4.97

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

18 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.04

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

17 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

4.80

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

16 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.37

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

12 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.22

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

5 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.50

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

4 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

4.99

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

3 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

5.02

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

2 June 20

BlackRock, Inc.

4.89

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

23 April 20

Swiss Re Ltd

13.16

Change in the information subject to the obligation to notify

Disclosure notification

23 April 20

ELM B.V.

3.72

Change in the information subject to the obligation to notify

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2019

19 July 19

Swiss Re Ltd

10.00

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

18 July 19

Swiss Re Ltd

9.97

Share capital reduction

Disclosure notification

29 May 19

BlackRock, Inc

5.05

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

27 May 19

BlackRock, Inc

4.92

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

24 May 19

BlackRock, Inc

5.03

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

7 May 19

BlackRock, Inc

4.85

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

6 May 19

BlackRock, Inc

5.02

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

26 Apr 19

ELM B.V.

3.44

Change in the information subject to the obligation to notify

Disclosure notification

25 Apr 19

Swiss Re Ltd

11.73

Change in the information subject to the obligation to notify

Disclosure notification

27 Mar 19

BlackRock, Inc

4.92

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

26 Mar 19

BlackRock, Inc

5.01

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

5 Feb 19

BlackRock, Inc

4.97

Disposal of shares and securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

31 Jan 19

BlackRock, Inc

5.01

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

3 Jan 19

BlackRock, Inc

5.03

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2018

27 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

4.97

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

19 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

5.03

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

17 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

4.99

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

13 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

5.03

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

12 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

5.08

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

11 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

5.02

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

10 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

4.98

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

6 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

5.01

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

5 Dec 18

BlackRock, Inc

4.997

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

22 Aug 18

Swiss Re Ltd

11.29

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

26 July 18

Swiss Re Ltd

9.64

Share capital reduction

Disclosure notification

6 July 18

Acquarius + Investments plc

>3

Redemption of Granted Financial Instruments

Disclosure notification

6 July 18

Swiss Re Ltd

13.47

Redemption of Granted Financial Instruments

Disclosure notification

19 June 18

ELM B.V.

3.20

Granting (writing) of derivative holdings

Disclosure notification

19 June 18

Swiss Re Ltd

11.86

Granting (writing) of derivative holdings

Disclosure notification

8 Jan 18

BlackRock, Inc

5.05

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

8 Jan 18

Swiss Re Ltd

10.03

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2017

18 Dec 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.94

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

11 Dec 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.07

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

4 Dec 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.93

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

23 Oct 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.04

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

17 Oct 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.98

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

13 Oct 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.00

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

11 Oct 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.998

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

10 Oct 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.01

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

10 Oct 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.08

Acquisition of shares and securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

6 Oct 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.99

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

25 Sep 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.02

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

28 Jul 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.99

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

28 Jul 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.00

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

25 Jul 17

Swiss Re Ltd

8.16

Share capital reduction

Disclosure notification

5 Jul 17

Swiss Re Ltd

7.33

Redemption of Granted Financial Instruments

Disclosure notification

28 June 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.85

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

27 June 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.01

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

18 May 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.89

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

16 May 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.04

Acquisition of Shares

Disclosure notification

20 Apr 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.77

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

19 Apr 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.00

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

27 Feb 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.67

Disposal of Shares

Disclosure notification

17 Feb 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.12

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

7 Feb 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.96

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

6 Feb 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.04

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

1 Feb 17

BlackRock, Inc

4.98

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

31 Jan 17

BlackRock, Inc

5.04

Securities lending and comparable transactions

Disclosure notification

20 Jan 17

Swiss Re Ltd

10.03

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2016

10 Oct 16

BlackRock, Inc

5.06

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

29 Jul 16

BlackRock, Inc

4.65

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

15 Jul 16

Swiss Re Ltd

7.92

Cancellation of shares repurchased

Disclosure notification

7 Apr 16

BlackRock, Inc

5.10

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

4 Apr 16

BlackRock, Inc

4.99

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

23 Mar 16

BlackRock, Inc

5.00

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

16 Feb 16

Swiss Re Ltd

10.01

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2015

16 Dec 15

Franklin Resources, Inc.

<3.00

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

15 Oct 15

Franklin Resources, Inc.

3.14

Change in group composition

Disclosure notification

10 July 15

Berkshire Hathaway Inc

<3.00

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

6 May 15

BlackRock, Inc

4.96

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

23 Feb 15

Franklin Resources, Inc.

3.08

Change in group composition

Disclosure notification

13 Jan 15

BlackRock, Inc

5.03

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

12 Jan 15

BlackRock, Inc

5.01

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2014

21 Aug 14

Franklin Resources, Inc.

3.08

Change in group composition

Disclosure notification

5 May 14

Franklin Resources, Inc.

3.17

Change in group composition

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2013

2 Dec 13

MFS Investment Management

2.99

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

23 May 13

MFS Investment Management

3.010

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

11 May 13

Dodge & Cox

2.995

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

13 Apr 13

MFS Investment Management

2.99

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

13 Mar 13

MFS Investment Management

3.011

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

2 Mar 13

MFS Investment Management

2.99

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2012

7 Aug 12

Franklin Resources, Inc.

4.93

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

27 Jul 12

Franklin Resources, Inc.

5.02

Acquisition of shares

Disclosure notification

19 Jul 12

Franklin Resources, Inc.

4.99

Disposal of shares

Disclosure notification

30 Mar 12

Aquarius + Investments Plc

6.32

Acquisition

Disclosure notification

30 Mar 12

Swiss Re Ltd

7.87

Granted financial instruments and change in group composition

Disclosure notification

15 Feb 12

Swiss Re Ltd

8.27

Granted financial instruments and change in group composition

Disclosure notification

13 Feb 12

Franklin Resources, Inc.

5.30

Change in group composition

Disclosure notification

Date

Shareholder

Voting
rights %

Reasons

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2011

4 Oct 11

BlackRock, Inc

3.09

Acquisition

Disclosure notification

5 Aug 11

Franklin Resources, Inc.

5.13

Acquisition

Disclosure notification

21 Jun 11

Swiss Re Ltd

7.84

Acquisition of own shares (Completion of Exchange Offer)

Disclosure notification

18 Jun 11

Warren E. Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

3.10

Acquisition (Acceptance of Exchange Offer)

Disclosure notification

17 Jun 11

Franklin Resources, Inc.

4.81

Acquisition (Acceptance of Exchange Offer)

Disclosure notification

17 Jun 11

Dodge & Cox

3.48

Acquisition (Acceptance of Exchange Offer)

Disclosure notification

16 Jun 11

MFS Investment Management

3.16

Acquisition (Acceptance of Exchange Offer)

Disclosure notification