DGAP-PVR: QIAGEN N.V.: 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

24.04.2014 20:30

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 April 18, 2014, Deutsche Bank AG, Frankfurt am Main, Germany has
informed the AFM (the Netherlands Authority For the Financial Markets) that
via shares its Voting Rights on QIAGEN N.V., Venlo, The Netherlands, have
fallen below the 3% threshold of the Voting Rights on April 15, 2014 and on
that day amounted to 2.89% (this corresponds to 6935102 Voting Rights).

Those 2.89% (this corresponds to 6935102 Voting Rights) break down as

- 0.27% Common Shares held directly (this corresponds to 643691 Voting

- 2.62% Options held directly (this would correspond to 6291411 potential
Voting Rights in the case of exercise)

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Language:     English
Company:      QIAGEN N.V.
              Spoorstraat 50
              5911 KJ Venlo
Internet:     www.qiagen.com
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