DGAP-NVR: Merck KGaA: Release according to Article 26a of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

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Merck KGaA  / Total Voting Rights Announcement

30.06.2014 11:21

Total Voting Rights Announcement according to Article 26a of the WpHG,
transmitted by 
DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Merck KGaA hereby announces that at the end of June 2014 the number of
Voting Rights amounts to a total of 129,242,252 Voting Rights.
The change of the number of Voting Rights is effective as of June 4, 2014.

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Language:     English
Company:      Merck KGaA
              Frankfurter Str. 250
              64293 Darmstadt
Internet:     www.merck.de
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