PTA-PVR : Softing AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG

Voting rights according to article 21-26 WpHG

Haar (pta011/28.12.2015/12:42) - Release of Voting Rights Announcement according to §§ 21 ff WpHG

Notification of Major Holdings

1. Details of issuer:
Softing AG, Richard-Reitzner-Allee 6, 85540 Haar, Germany

2. Reason for notification:
Acquisition / disposal of shares with voting rights

3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation
Name: Grandeur Peak Global Advisors, LLC
City and country of registered office: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA - United States

4. Names of shareholder(s) holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3


5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached
18.12.2015

6. Total positions

% of voting rights attached to shares (total of 7.a.) % of voting rights through instruments (total of 7.b.1 + 7.b.2) total of both in % (7.a. + 7.b.) total number of voting rights of issuer
Resulting situation 3,01 0,00 3,01 6.959.438
Previous notification 2,98

7. Notified details of the resulting situation

a. Voting rights attached to shares (Sec.s 21, 22 WpHG)

ISIN absolute direct (§ 21 WpHG) absolute indirect (§ 22 WpHG) in % direct (§ 21 WpHG) in % indirect (§ 22 WpHG)
DE0005178008 0 209.290 0,00 3,01
Total: 209.290 3,01

b.1. Instruments according to Sec. 25 Abs. 1 Nr. 1 WpHG

Type of instrument Maturity / Expiration Exercise or conversion period Voting Rights Absolute Voting Rights in %
Total:

b.2 Instruments according to Sec. 25 Abs. 1 Nr. 2 WpHG

Type of instrument Maturity / Expiration Exercise or conversion period Cash or physical transaction Voting Rights Absolute Voting Rights in %
Total:

8. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation

Person subject to the notification obligation is not controlled and does itself not control any other undertaking(s) holding directly or indirectly an interest in the (underlying) issuer (1.).

Name % of voting rights if 3% or higher % of voting rights through instruments if 5% or higher Total of both if 5% or higher

9. In case of proxy voting according to § 22 Abs. 3 WpHG

Date of general meeting: N/A

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emitter: Softing AG
address: Richard-Reitzner-Allee 6, 85540 Haar
country: Germany
contact person: Softing
phone: +49 89 45656-0
e-mail: investorrelations@softing.com
website: www.softing.com

ISIN(s): DE0005178008 (share)
stock exchanges: regulated market in Frankfurt; free market in Stuttgart, free market in Munich, free market in Hamburg, free market in Dusseldorf; open market in Berlin

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