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

LEG Immobilien AG 

14.07.2016 14:46

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LEG Immobilien AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG
with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

On 11 July 2016, we were informed for and on behalf of Sun Life Financial
Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada pursuant to Section 27a WpHG and in relation
to the disclosure of Sun Life Financial Inc. on 24 June 2016 of voting
rights (exceeding the threshold of 10 % as of 20 June 2016) in LEG
Immobilien AG, Düsseldorf, Germany of the aims pursued with the purchase of
the voting rights as follows:

'1. The Notifying Party does not directly hold any voting rights in the
Issuer. All voting rights are fully attributed from subsidiaries of the
Notifying Party that manage the funds holding voting rights directly,
according to Section 22 para. 1 sentence 1 no. 6 in connection with
sentence 2 WpHG.

2. The investment of the Notifying Party's - a management firm that invests
on behalf of its clients - is solely aimed at generating trading profits.
The investment is therefore not aimed at implementing strategic objectives.

3. The Notifying Party does not currently intend to acquire further voting
rights within the next twelve months by means of a purchase or by any other

However, it is possible that further voting rights, and if so, most likely
within the next twelve months, are purchased, provided that the purchase of
voting rights is deemed beneficial to the Notifying Party's clients.

These voting rights would then again be fully attributed to the Notifying

4. The Notifying Party does not intend to exert any influence on the
appointment or removal of members of the Issuer's administrative, managing
and supervisory bodies.

5. The Notifying Party does not intend to pursue a material change in the
Issuer's capital structure, in particular as regards the ratio between own
funds and external funds and the dividend policy.

6. In respect of the origin of the funds used to acquire the voting rights,
we hereby give notice according to Section 27a para. 1 sentence 4 WpHG that
the Notifying Party did not raise any equity or debt funds for the
acquisition of the voting rights. '

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Language:     English
Company:      LEG Immobilien AG
              Hans-Böckler-Straße 38  
              40476 Düsseldorf
Internet:     www.leg.ag
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