DGAP-PVR: Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading

DGAP-PVR: Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG: Release according to Article 26, 
Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of 
Europe-wide distribution

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG 

15.08.2013 21:00

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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Pursuant to Sections 21, 22, and 24 of the German Securities Trading Act,
RWE Aktiengesellschaft, Essen, Germany, (hereinafter referred to as 'RWE')
informed us on August 14, 2013, as follows:

RWE had informed us in the past that it held a stake of 4.22 percent in
voting rights in Heidelberger Druckmaschinen Aktiengesellschaft,
Heidelberg, through its subsidiary BGE Beteiligungs-Gesellschaft für
Energieunternehmen mbH, Essen (hereinafter referred to as 'BGE') (voting
rights in each case according to Section 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 1 German
Securities Trading Act ('WpHG')).

For this reason, pursuant to Section 21 para. 1, and Section 22 para. 1
sent. 1 no. 1, as well as Section 24 of the German Securities Trading Act,
RWE informed us, simultaneously on behalf of BGE, as follows:

 1. The voting share of BGE Beteiligungs-Gesellschaft für
    Energieunternehmen mbH, Essen (hereinafter referred to as 'BGE') in
    Heidelberger Druckmaschinen Aktiengesellschaft, Heidelberg (hereinafter
    referred to as 'HDM') fell below the 3-percent threshold on August 14,
    2013. The voting share now held directly by BGE according to Section 21
    paragraph 1 of the German Securities Trading Act on this date totalled
    2.998 percent or 7,000,000 voting rights.

 2. Pursuant to Section 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 1 of the German Securities
    Trading Act the voting rights in HDM held by BGE are fully attributable
    to RWE Aktiengesellschaft, (hereinafter referred to as 'RWE'). For this
    reason, the voting share of RWE in HDM also fell below the 3-percent
    threshold on August 14, 2013. On this date, RWE's voting share in HDM
    also amounted to 2.998 percent or 7,000,000 voting rights (pursuant to
    Section 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 1 of the German Securities Trading Act).



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Language:     English
Company:      Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG
              Kurfürsten-Anlage 52-60
              69115 Heidelberg
              Germany
Internet:     www.heidelberg.com
 
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