Auriga, Notification of change to major shareholding

| Source: Auriga Industries A/S

Auriga Industries A/S, Harboøre, Denmark, 2014-06-19 09:20 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  


Company announcement no. 8/2014

June 19, 2014


Notification of change to major shareholding 


With regards to section 29 in the Danish law on securities trading (Værdipapirhandelsloven), Auriga Industries A/S has been informed yesterday that Schroders plc has reduced the holding of Auriga shares thereby passing the 5% threshold, and now holding less than 5% of the total share capital in Auriga.


Schroders plc now holds 1,248,422 Auriga shares representing 4.90% of the total share capital and 1.30% of the voting rights in Auriga Industries A/S.


The received notification was forwarded by Schroders plc (31 Gresham Street, London), the parent company of Schroder Administration Limited which is the holding company for Schroders legal entities including Schroder Investment Management Limited and Schroder Investment Management (North America) holding the shares.


Please contact Investor Relations on telephone number +45 70 10 70 30 if you have questions concerning the above.





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The company announcement has been released in Danish and English. The Danish version is prevailing in case of misunderstandings arising out of the English translation.



Facts about Auriga

Auriga Industries A/S is the listed parent company of Cheminova A/S, which is the wholly owned operating company headquartered in Denmark. Cheminova is developing, producing and marketing crop protection products. All activities are carried out with due consideration for the environment and in compliance with ever higher sustainability standards. The products are sold in more than 100 countries, and 98% of sales are generated outside Denmark. In 2013, the group posted revenue of DKK 6.6 billion and has more than 2,200 employees in a global organization with subsidiaries in 24 countries. Find more information on