Publication of Disclosure Bâloise Holding AG

Publication of Disclosure Disclosure pursuant to art. 21 of the Stock Exchange
Act Basel, 23 January 2013. Notification by Bâloise Holding Ltd, Aeschengraben
21, 4002 Basel, Switzerland.

Bâloise Holding Ltd hereby discloses that the following entities

1.Deutscher Ring Krankenversicherungsverein a.G., Neue Rabenstrasse 15-19,
    20354 Hamburg, Germany, and
2.IDUNA Vereinigte Lebensversicherung a. G. für Handwerk, Handel und
    Gewerbe, Hamburg, Neue Rabenstrasse 15-19, 20354 Hamburg, Germany,
    together with
3.SIGNAL Unfallversicherung a.G., Joseph-Scherer-Strasse 3, 44139 Dortmund,
    Germany, and
4.SIGNAL Krankenversicherung a.G., Joseph-Scherer-Strasse 3, 44139 Dortmund,
    Germany,

as a group ("Gleichordnungskonzern" pursuant to German law) and through the
following subsidiaries of the entities mentioned above under no. 2-4

  *SIGNAL IDUNA Holding AG, Joseph-Scherer-Strasse 3, 44139 Dortmund,
    Germany, and
  *SIGNAL IDUNA Allgemeine Versicherung AG, Joseph-Scherer-Strasse 3, 44139
    Dortmund, Germany, and
  *HANSAINVEST Hanseatische Investment GmbH (as Manager of the Fund
    HANSAintern), Kapstadtring 8, 22297 Hamburg, Germany,

together dropped below the threshold of 3% on 18 January 2013 due to the sale
of shares of Bâloise Holding Ltd.

Baloise Group, Aeschengraben 21, CH-4002 Basel

Internet: www.baloise.com

Email: media.relations@baloise.com / investor.relations@baloise.com

Media Relations: Dominik Müller, tel. +41 58 285 84 67 / fax +41 58 285 90 06

Investor Relations: Marc Kaiser, tel. +41 58 285 81 81 / fax +41 58 285 49 07

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Further information:
All information is now available on our website www.baloise.com.

Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, the Baloise Group is a European provider
of insurance and pension solutions. It positions itself with a smart
prevention concept, the "Safety World". In Switzerland, the Group operates as
a focused financial services provider, offering a combination of insurance and
banking services. The Group also has a market presence in Germany, Austria,
Belgium Luxembourg, Liechtenstein, Croatia and Serbia. Its sales network
includes its own sales organisation, as well as brokers and other partners.
Baloise operates its innovative pension plan business for private customers
throughout Europe with its competence centres in Luxembourg and Liechtenstein.

Bâloise Holding Ltd. shares are quoted in the main segment of the SIX Swiss
Exchange. The Baloise Group employs some 9,100 people.

Weitere Informationen:

Auf unserer Website www.baloise.com sind sämtliche Informationen ab sofort
abrufbar.

Darin können Angaben und Prognosen zum Geschäftsgang von Baloise Group
enthalten sein.

Further information:

All information is now available on our website www.baloise.com.

It may contain further details and forecasts about the business of Baloise
Group.

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