Notifications of Voting Rights
according to sections 21 ff. of the German Securities Trading Act (Wertpapierhandelsgesetz – WpHG)
According to § 21 of the German Securities Trading Act (Wertpapierhandelsgesetz - WpHG) shareholders are obliged to notify any changes in their voting rights in relation to their shares held in NORMA Group in the event that their holdings meet, exceed or fall short of the legal thresholds. Shareholders concerned by these requirements have to notify the change in voting rights without undue delay to NORMA Group and simultaneously to the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht - BaFin) within four trading days under consideration of § 22 (1) and (2) of the WpHG.
We kindly request any shareholder obliged to inform NORMA Group about changes in their voting rights pursuant to § 21. WpHG to send the relevant notification to the following address:
NORMA Group SE
63477 Maintal, Germany
Fax: +49 6181 6102 7641
Further, we wish to instruct our shareholders that pursuant to § 21 (1) sentence 1 of the WpHG any voting rights notification must be sent simultaneously to BaFin. BaFin has published information of the publication requirements as well as notification forms pursuant to § 21 WpHG on its website. You may find the web link here.