DGAP-PVR: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft: 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
Bayer Aktiengesellschaft 

24.02.2014 10:32

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 February 20, 2014, BlackRock Group Limited, London, U.K. has informed us
according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting
Rights on Bayer Aktiengesellschaft, Leverkusen, Deutschland, have exceeded
the 5% threshold of the Voting Rights on February 18, 2014 and on that day
amounted to 5.003% (this corresponds to 41369312 Voting Rights).
5.003% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 41369312 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).

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Language:     English
Company:      Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
              Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 1
              51373 Leverkusen
Internet:     www.bayer-ag.de
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