EANS-Voting Rights: Software AG / Release according to article 26, section 1 WpHG (Securities Trading Act) with the aim of Europe-wide distribution

Notification of voting rights transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is responsible for the content of this announcement.

Announcement according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG (share)

Person/company obliged to make the notification:
Name: Fidelity Management & Research Company
Place: Boston, Massachusetts
State: USA

On July 16, 2012 Software AG was notified in the name and on behalf of Fidelity Management & Research Company, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, pursuant to Section 21 (1) WpHG of the following:

On 13 July 2012 the voting rights held by Fidelity Management & Research Company crossed above the threshold of 3% of the voting rights in Software AG, Uhlandstr. 12, 64297 Darmstadt, Germany. On that date, Fidelity Management & Research Company held 3.30% of the voting rights in Software AG, arising from 2,867,040 voting rights.

All voting rights in Software AG were attributed to Fidelity Management & Research Company pursuant to Section 22 (1), sent. 1 no. 6 WpHG.

end of announcement euro adhoc

issuer: Software AG
Uhlandstr. 12
D-64297 Darmstadt
phone: +49 (0)6151 92 1899
FAX: +49 (0) 6151 92 1933
mail: investor.relations@softwareag.com
WWW: http://www.softwareag.com
sector: Software
ISIN: DE0003304002
indexes: TecDAX, CDAX, HDAX, Prime All Share, Technology All Share stockmarkets: free trade: Hannover, Berlin, Hamburg, Düsseldorf, Stuttgart, regulated dealing/prime standard: Frankfurt
language: English

Rückfragen & Kontakt:

Frau Antje Drommershausen
Investor Relations Manager
Tel.: +49 6151 92-1899
E-Mail: Antje.Drommershausen@softwareag.com