DGAP-PVR: ThyssenKrupp AG: Publication according to § 26 paragraph. 1 WpHG with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

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ThyssenKrupp AG 

04.03.2014 09:01

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Cevian Capital II GP Limited, St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands  informed
us on February 28, 2014 pursuant to sec. 27a(1) WpHG thereby making
reference to the exceedance of the threshold of 10% or a higher threshold
from February 27, 2014, as follows:
* The purpose of the investment is not to implement strategic objectives
but to achieve trading gains.
* The notifier intends where appropriate to acquire further voting rights
within the next twelve months by purchase or other means.
* The notifier aims to achieve representation on the Supervisory Board of
the Company commensurate with the size of its shareholding. A change in the
composition of the Executive Board is not planned.
* The notifier does not aim to achieve a material change in ThyssenKrupp
AG's capital structure, in particular as regards the ratio between its own
funds and external funds and the dividend policy.
* The funds used to purchase the voting rights in ThyssenKrupp AG are the
notifier's own funds.

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Language:     English
Company:      ThyssenKrupp AG
              ThyssenKrupp Allee 1
              45143 Essen
Internet:     www.thyssenkrupp.com
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