NORMA Group SE: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

NORMA Group SE

02.04.2014 15:10

Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by
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The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
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Our company has received the following notifications according to section
21 para. 1 of the German Secruities Trading Act (Wertpapierhandelsgesetz -
WpHG):


1.) Bank of America Corporation, Wilmington, DE, USA
On March 19 2014, the percentage of Bank of America Corporation in the
voting rights in NORMA Group SE exceeded the threshold of 3% and amounted
to 4.32% (1,376,816 voting rights).

Of these voting rights 4.32% (1,376,816 voting rights) are attributed to
Bank of America Corporation pursuant to section 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 1
WpHG.

Voting rights attributed to Bank of America Corporation are held by the
following controlled undertaking companies which share in the voting rights
in NORMA Group SE exceeds 3% or more:

* Merrill Lynch International
* ML UK Capital Holdings
* MLEIH Funding
* Merrill Lynch Europe Limited
* Merrill Lynch UK Holdings
* ML EMEA Holdings LLC
* Merrill Lynch International Incorporated
* NB Holdings Corporation

2.) NB Holdings Corporation, Wilmington, DE, USA
On March 19 2014, the percentage of NB Holdings Corporation in the voting
rights in NORMA Group SE exceeded the threshold of 3% and amounted to 4.32%
(1,376,816 voting rights).

Of these voting rights 4.32% (1,376,816 voting rights) are attributed to NB
Holdings Corporation pursuant to section 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 1 WpHG.

Voting rights attributed to NB Holdings Corporation are held by the
following controlled undertaking companies which share in the voting rights
in NORMA Group SE exceeds 3% or more:

* Merrill Lynch International
* ML UK Capital Holdings
* MLEIH Funding
* Merrill Lynch Europe Limited
* Merrill Lynch UK Holdings
* ML EMEA Holdings LLC
* Merrill Lynch International Incorporated



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Language: English
Company: NORMA Group SE
Edisonstr. 4
63477 Maintal
Germany
Internet: www.normagroup.com

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