DGAP-PVR: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft: 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
Bayer Aktiengesellschaft 

22.07.2014 11:02

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 July 18, 2014, BlackRock Group Limited, London, United Kingdom has
informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares
its Voting Rights on Bayer Aktiengesellschaft, Leverkusen, Germany, have
fallen below the 5% threshold of the Voting Rights on July 15, 2014 and on
that day amounted to 4.99% (this corresponds to 41277449 Voting Rights).
4.99% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 41277449 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).

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Language:     English
Company:      Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
              Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee 1
              51373 Leverkusen
Internet:     www.bayer-ag.de
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