DGAP-PVR: K+S Aktiengesellschaft: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act]

DGAP-PVR: K+S Aktiengesellschaft: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of 
the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide 
distribution

K+S Aktiengesellschaft 

31.07.2013 19:00

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.
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Notification of voting rights pursuant to Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG

A.) We received the following notification pursuant to Art. 25a, Sec. 1
WpHG on July 26, 2013:

1. Listed company:
K+S Aktiengesellschaft 
Bertha-von-Suttner-Str. 7, 34131 Kassel, Deutschland 

2. Notifier:
Goldman Sachs International, London, United Kingdom 

3. Triggering event:
Exceeding Threshold 

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:
5% 

5. Date at which the threshold is crossed or reached:
22.07.2013 

6. Total amount of voting rights:
5.201% (equals 9954480 voting rights) 
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
191400000

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion: 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:
2.437% (equals 4665265 voting rights) 


Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
sec. 25 WpHG:
2.040% (equals 3904012 voting rights) 


Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
0.724% (equals 1385203 voting rights) 

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to Art.
25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instrument / Expiration
date:

Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000019% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000052% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000052% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000078% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000094% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000106% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000131% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000138% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000181% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000261% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000272% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000311% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000371% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000403% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000439% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000444% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000444% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000447% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000457% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000460% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000467% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000482% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000483% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000486% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000489% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000491% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000496% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000496% 19-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000507% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000507% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000508% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000510% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000512% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000575% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000627% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000644% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000653% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000674% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000684% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000705% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000705% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000750% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000817% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000836% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000836% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000841% 18-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000862% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000862% 14-November-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000888% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001003% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001097% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001176% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001202% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001355% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001366% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001385% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001567% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002063% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002089% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002142% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002415% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002508% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002556% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002665% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002874% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.003657% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.003762% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004158% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004180% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004232% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004807% 17-October-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.005068% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.006061% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.00627% 17-October-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.007732% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.010084% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.011546% 19-December-2013
CFD (Cash) 0.000058% 12-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000075% 17-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000088% 10-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000088% 26-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000094% 21-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000102% 21-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000131% 26-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000164% 21-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000168% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000213% 20-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000271% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000285% 18-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000369% 04-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000990% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001149% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001691% 10-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001694% 20-April-2023
Put (Cash) 0.198015% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.220629% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 17-January-2014
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 17-January-2014
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.285616% 18-October-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000144% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000259% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000313% 15-August-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 14-November-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000940% 19-September-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.001202% 19-September-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.001925% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.004504% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.004936% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.007889% 15-August-2013
Swap (Cash) 0.001255% 18-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.002366% 20-April-2018
Swap (Cash) 0.003657% 09-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.032006% 30-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.034357% 08-October-2013
Swap (Cash) 0.044096% 05-February-2014


B.) We received the following notification pursuant to Art. 25a, Sec. 1
WpHG on July 26, 2013:

1. Listed company:
K+S Aktiengesellschaft 
Bertha-von-Suttner-Str. 7, 34131 Kassel, Deutschland 

2. Notifier:
Goldman Sachs Holdings (UK), London, United Kingdom 

3. Triggering event:
Exceeding Threshold 

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:
5% 

5. Date at which the threshold is crossed or reached:
22.07.2013 

6. Total amount of voting rights:
5.201% (equals 9954480 voting rights) 
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
191400000

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion: 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:
2.437% (equals 4665265 voting rights) 
thereof held indirectly:
2.437% (equals 4665265 voting rights) 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
sec. 25 WpHG:
2.040% (equals 3904012 voting rights) 
thereof held indirectly:
2.040% (equals 3904012 voting rights) 

Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
0.724% (equals 1385203 voting rights) 

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to Art.
25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:

Chain of controlled undertakings:
Goldman Sachs Holdings (U.K) controls Goldman Sachs International 

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instrument / Expiration
date:

Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000019% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000052% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000052% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000078% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000094% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000106% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000131% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000138% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000181% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000261% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000272% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000311% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000371% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000403% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000439% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000444% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000444% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000447% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000457% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000460% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000467% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000482% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000483% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000486% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000489% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000491% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000496% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000496% 19-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000507% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000507% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000508% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000510% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000512% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000575% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000627% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000644% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000653% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000674% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000684% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000705% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000705% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000750% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000817% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000836% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000836% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000841% 18-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000862% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000862% 14-November-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000888% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001003% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001097% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001176% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001202% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001355% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001366% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001385% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001567% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002063% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002089% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002142% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002415% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002508% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002556% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002665% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002874% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.003657% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.003762% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004158% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004180% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004232% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004807% 17-October-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.005068% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.006061% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.00627% 17-October-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.007732% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.010084% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.011546% 19-December-2013
CFD (Cash) 0.000058% 12-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000075% 17-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000088% 10-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000088% 26-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000094% 21-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000102% 21-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000131% 26-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000164% 21-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000168% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000213% 20-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000271% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000285% 18-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000369% 04-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000990% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001149% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001691% 10-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001694% 20-April-2023
Put (Cash) 0.198015% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.220629% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 17-January-2014
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 17-January-2014
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.285616% 18-October-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000144% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000259% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000313% 15-August-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 14-November-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000940% 19-September-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.001202% 19-September-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.001925% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.004504% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.004936% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.007889% 15-August-2013
Swap (Cash) 0.001255% 18-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.002366% 20-April-2018
Swap (Cash) 0.003657% 09-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.032006% 30-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.034357% 08-October-2013
Swap (Cash) 0.044096% 05-February-2014

C.) We received the following notification pursuant to Art. 25a, Sec. 1
WpHG on July 26, 2013:

1. Listed company:
K+S Aktiengesellschaft 
Bertha-von-Suttner-Str. 7, 34131 Kassel, Deutschland 

2. Notifier:
Goldman Sachs Group Holdings (UK), London, United Kingdom 

3. Triggering event:
Exceeding Threshold 

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:
5% 

5. Date at which the threshold is crossed or reached:
22.07.2013 

6. Total amount of voting rights:
5.201% (equals 9954480 voting rights) 
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
191400000

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion: 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:
2.437% (equals 4665265 voting rights) 
thereof held indirectly:
2.437% (equals 4665265 voting rights) 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
sec. 25 WpHG:
2.040% (equals 3904012 voting rights) 
thereof held indirectly:
2.040% (equals 3904012 voting rights) 

Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
0.724% (equals 1385203 voting rights) 

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to Art.
25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:

Chain of controlled undertakings:
Goldman Sachs Group Holdings (UK) controls Goldman Sachs Holdings (U.K)
which controls Goldman Sachs International

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instrument / Expiration
date:

Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000019% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000052% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000052% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000078% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000094% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000106% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000131% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000138% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000181% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000261% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000272% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000311% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000371% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000403% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000439% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000444% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000444% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000447% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000457% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000460% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000467% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000482% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000483% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000486% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000489% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000491% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000496% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000496% 19-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000507% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000507% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000508% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000510% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000512% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000575% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000627% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000644% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000653% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000674% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000684% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000705% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000705% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000750% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000817% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000836% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000836% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000841% 18-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000862% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000862% 14-November-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000888% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001003% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001097% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001176% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001202% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001355% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001366% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001385% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001567% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002063% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002089% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002142% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002415% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002508% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002556% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002665% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002874% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.003657% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.003762% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004158% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004180% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004232% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004807% 17-October-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.005068% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.006061% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.00627% 17-October-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.007732% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.010084% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.011546% 19-December-2013
CFD (Cash) 0.000058% 12-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000075% 17-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000088% 10-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000088% 26-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000094% 21-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000102% 21-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000131% 26-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000164% 21-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000168% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000213% 20-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000271% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000285% 18-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000369% 04-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000990% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001149% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001691% 10-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001694% 20-April-2023
Put (Cash) 0.198015% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.220629% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 17-January-2014
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 17-January-2014
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.285616% 18-October-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000144% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000259% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000313% 15-August-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 14-November-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000940% 19-September-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.001202% 19-September-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.001925% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.004504% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.004936% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.007889% 15-August-2013
Swap (Cash) 0.001255% 18-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.002366% 20-April-2018
Swap (Cash) 0.003657% 09-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.032006% 30-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.034357% 08-October-2013
Swap (Cash) 0.044096% 05-February-2014

D.) We received the following notification pursuant to Art. 25a, Sec. 1
WpHG on July 26, 2013:

1. Listed company:
K+S Aktiengesellschaft 
Bertha-von-Suttner-Str. 7, 34131 Kassel, Deutschland 

2. Notifier:
Goldman Sachs (UK) L.L.C, London, United Kingdom 

3. Triggering event:
Exceeding Threshold 

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:
5% 

5. Date at which the threshold is crossed or reached:
22.07.2013 

6. Total amount of voting rights:
5.201% (equals 9954480 voting rights) 
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
191400000

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion: 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:
2.437% (equals 4665265 voting rights) 
thereof held indirectly:
2.437% (equals 4665265 voting rights) 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
sec. 25 WpHG:
2.040% (equals 3904012 voting rights) 
thereof held indirectly:
2.040% (equals 3904012 voting rights) 

Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
0.724% (equals 1385203 voting rights) 

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to Art.
25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:

Chain of controlled undertakings:
Goldman Sachs (UK) L.L.C controls Goldman Sachs Group Holdings (UK) which
controls Goldman Sachs Holdings (U.K) which controls Goldman Sachs
International



E.) We received the following notification pursuant to Art. 25a, Sec. 1
WpHG on July 26, 2013:

1. Listed company:
K+S Aktiengesellschaft 
Bertha-von-Suttner-Str. 7, 34131 Kassel, Deutschland 

2. Notifier:
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., New York, NY, USA 

3. Triggering event:
Exceeding Threshold 

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:
5% 

5. Date at which the threshold is crossed or reached:
22.07.2013 

6. Total amount of voting rights:
5.637% (equals 10789792 voting rights) 
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
191400000

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion: 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:
2.622% (equals 5019475 voting rights) 
thereof held indirectly:
2.622% (equals 5019475 voting rights) 

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
sec. 25 WpHG:
2.236% (equals 4279438 voting rights) 
thereof held indirectly:
2.236% (equals 4279438 voting rights) 

Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
0.779% (equals 1490879 voting rights) 

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to Art.
25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:

Chain of controlled undertakings:
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. controls Goldman Sachs (UK) L.L.C which
controls Goldman Sachs Group Holdings (UK) which controls Goldman Sachs
Holdings (U.K) which controls Goldman Sachs International, The Goldman
Sachs Group, Inc. controls Goldman Sachs Asset Management, L.P, The Goldman
Sachs Group, Inc. controls Goldman, Sachs & Co. Wertpapier GMBH

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instrument / Expiration
date:

Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000019% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000052% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000052% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000078% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000094% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000106% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000131% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000138% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000181% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000261% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000272% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000311% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000371% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000403% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000439% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000444% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000444% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000447% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000457% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000460% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000467% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000470% 19-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000482% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000483% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000486% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000489% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000491% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000496% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000496% 19-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000507% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000507% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000508% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000510% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000512% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000522% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000575% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000627% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000644% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000653% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000674% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000684% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000705% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000705% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000750% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000784% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000817% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000836% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000836% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000841% 18-December-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000862% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000862% 14-November-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.000888% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001003% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001045% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001097% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001176% 19-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001202% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001355% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001366% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001385% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.001567% 20-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002063% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002089% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002142% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002415% 31-December-2030
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002508% 18-September-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002556% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002665% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.002874% 21-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.003657% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.003762% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004158% 20-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004180% 20-March-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004232% 19-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.004807% 17-October-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.005068% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.006061% 19-June-2014
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.00627% 17-October-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.007732% 20-December-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.010084% 19-September-2013
Call Warrants (Cash) 0.011546% 19-December-2013
CFD (Cash) 0.000058% 12-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000075% 17-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000088% 10-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000088% 26-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000094% 21-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000102% 21-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000131% 26-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000164% 21-July-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000168% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000213% 20-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000271% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000285% 18-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000369% 04-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.000990% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001149% 19-April-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001691% 10-May-2023
CFD (Cash) 0.001694% 20-April-2023
Put (Cash) 0.198015% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.220629% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 17-January-2014
Put (Cash) 0.226385% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 20-December-2013
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 17-January-2014
Put (Cash) 0.256113% 15-November-2013
Put (Cash) 0.285616% 18-October-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000144% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000259% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000313% 15-August-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000418% 14-November-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.000940% 19-September-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.001202% 19-September-2013
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.001925% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.004504% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.004936% 31-December-2030
Put Warrants (Cash) 0.007889% 15-August-2013
Swap (Cash) 0.001255% 18-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.002366% 20-April-2018
Swap (Cash) 0.003657% 09-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.032006% 30-June-2014
Swap (Cash) 0.034357% 08-October-2013
Swap (Cash) 0.044096% 05-February-2014
Call (cash) 0.002415% 31 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000094% 31 December 2030
Call (cash) 0.001724% 19 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.010084% 19 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.001567% 19 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 19 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.005590% 20 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.005852% 17 October 2013
Call (cash) 0.002665% 19 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000888% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.002508% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.015465% 19 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.001411% 14 November 2013
Call (cash) 0.000261% 18 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.002612% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000181% 31 December 2030
Call (cash) 0.000940% 19 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 18 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.001620% 19 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.001045% 19 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.001097% 19 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.000993% 19 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.002090% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.003135% 18 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000138% 31 December 2030
Call (cash) 0.005068% 19 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000836% 20 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.002665% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.007837% 17 October 2013
Call (cash) 0.000157% 18 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.003657% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.00209% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.005329% 19 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.005277% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000575% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.001045% 18 December 2014
Call (cash) 0.011546% 19 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.005225% 20 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.004598% 20 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.001045% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.007837% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.004180% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.001045% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 21 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 21 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 21 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.001567% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.001045% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.003135% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 21 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.001045% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 21 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 December 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 21 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.003657% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.001045% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.001045% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.001567% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.001045% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.00418% 21 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.001567% 19 September 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 September 2013
Call (cash) 0.000522% 21 March 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 December 2013
Call (cash) 0.002090% 20 June 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 19 December 2014
Call (cash) 0.000522% 20 June 2014



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Language:     English
Company:      K+S Aktiengesellschaft
              Bertha-von-Suttner-Str. 7
              34131 Kassel
              Germany
Internet:     www.k-plus-s.com
 
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