DGAP-PVR: Brenntag AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

| Source: EQS Group AG
Brenntag AG 

02.01.2014 15:18

Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by
DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

On December 27, 2013, UBS AG, Zurich, Switzerland, has informed us
according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that its proportion of
voting rights on Brenntag AG, Stinnes-Platz 1, 45472 Mülheim an der Ruhr,
Germany, has fallen below the 3% threshold of the voting rights on December
24, 2013 and on that day amounted to 2.99% (this corresponds to 1,542,055
voting rights).

2.43% of the voting rights (this corresponds to 1,252,924 voting rights) is
to be attributed to the company according to Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 1 of the WpHG.

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Language:     English
Company:      Brenntag AG
              Stinnes Platz 1
              45472 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Internet:     www.brenntag.com
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