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DGAP-Adhoc: Deutsche Börse AG: Criminal investigation against Clearstream Banking S.A.

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02.04.2014 07:54

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Deutsche Börse AG: Criminal investigation against Clearstream Banking S.A.

Tonight, Clearstream Banking S.A. ("Clearstream"), a 100 percent subsidiary
of Deutsche Börse AG, has been informed by its U.S. counsels, that the
United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York  has made
Clearstream subject of criminal investigation in connection with alleged
violations of U.S. money laundering and Iran sanction laws.
Currently, while Clearstream is cooperating with the U.S. Attorney, the
investigation is in a very early stage.

Nicolas Nonnenmacher
Tel.: +352 2 43-3 61 15

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Language:     English
Company:      Deutsche Börse AG
              60485 Frankfurt am Main
Phone:        +49 (0)69 211 - 0
ISIN:         DE0005810055, DE000A1RE1W1, DE000A1R1BC6
WKN:          581005, A1RE1W, A1R1BC
Indices:      DAX
Listed:       Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Freiverkehr
              in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Hannover, München, Stuttgart;
              Terminbörse EUREX
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