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EANS-Voting Rights: Symrise 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: Siehe Meldungstext
Place: Siehe Meldungstext
State: Siehe Meldungstext

Ameriprise Financial Inc., Minneapolis, USA, informed us on May 15, 2012 in accordance with Section 21 Paragraph 1 of the German Securities Trading Act (WpHG) that its share of voting rights in Symrise AG fell below the 3 % threshold on May 15, 2012 and as of this day amounts to 2.96 % (3,502,220 voting right). These votes are attributed to it in accordance with Section 22 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 No. 6 in accordance with Section 22 Paragraph 1 Sentence 2 of the German Securities Trading Act (WpHG).

Holzminden, May, 2012

Symrise Aktiengesellschaft
The Management Board

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issuer: Symrise AG
Mühlenfeldstraße 1
D-37603 Holzminden
phone: +49 (0) 5531/90-0
FAX: +49 (0) 5531/90-1649
mail: ir@symrise.com
WWW: http://www.symrise.com
sector: Chemicals
ISIN: DE000SYM9999
indexes: MDAX
stockmarkets: free trade: Hannover, Berlin, München, Hamburg, Düsseldorf, Stuttgart, regulated dealing/prime standard: Frankfurt language: English

Rückfragen & Kontakt:

Symrise AG
Investor Relations
Tobias Erfurth


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