Release of an announcement according to Section 25a, para. 1 of the WpHG

[the German Securities Trading Act]

2014/10/20

WKN 843002
ISIN DE0008430026

We received the following notifications pursuant to sec. 25a para. 1 WpHG:

Notification I:

1. Listed company:

Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft Aktiengesellschaft in München
Königinstraße 107, 80802 Munich, Germany

2. Notifier:

BlackRock 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:

15 October 2014

6. Total amount of voting rights:

5.91% (equals 10,215,179 voting rights)
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
172,942,618

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion:

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25a WpHG:
0.001% (equals 1,071 voting rights)
thereof held indirectly: 0.001% (equals 1,071 voting rights)

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25 WpHG:
0.00% (equals 0 voting rights)
thereof held indirectly: 0.00% (equals 0 voting rights)

Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
5.91% (10,241,108 voting rights)

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25a WpHG:

Chain of controlled undertakings:
BlackRock Holdco 2 Inc., BlackRock Financial Management Inc., BlackRock
Holdco 4 LLC, BlackRock Holdco 6 LLC, BlackRock Delaware Holdings Inc.,
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company National Association

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instruments:
Contract for Difference / - / -

Notification II:

1. Listed company:

Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft Aktiengesellschaft in München
Königinstraße 107, 80802 Munich, Germany

2. Notifier:

BlackRock Holdco 2 Inc, Wilmington, DE, USA

3. Triggering event:

Exceeding threshold

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:

5%

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

15 October 2014

6. Total amount of voting rights:

5.81% (equals 10,040,724 voting rights)
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
172,942,618

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion:

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25a WpHG:
0.001% (equals 1,071 voting rights)
thereof held indirectly: 0.001% (equals 1,071 voting rights)

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25 WpHG:
0.00% (equals 0 voting rights)
thereof held indirectly: 0.00% (equals 0 voting rights)

Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
5.81% (10,039,653 voting rights)

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25a WpHG:

Chain of controlled undertakings:
BlackRock Financial Management Inc., BlackRock Holdco 4 LLC, BlackRock
Holdco 6 LLC, BlackRock Delaware Holdings Inc., BlackRock Institutional
Trust Company National Association

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instruments:
Contract for Difference / - / -

Notification III:

1. Listed company:

Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft Aktiengesellschaft in München
Königinstraße 107, 80802 Munich, Germany

2. Notifier:

BlackRock Financial Management, 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:

15 October 2014

6. Total amount of voting rights:

5.80% (equals 10,026,883 voting rights)
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
172,942,618

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion:

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25a WpHG:
0.001% (equals 1,071 voting rights)
thereof held indirectly: 0.001% (equals 1,071 voting rights)

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25 WpHG:
0.00% (equals 0 voting rights)
thereof held indirectly: 0.00% (equals 0 voting rights)

Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
5.80% (10,025,812 voting rights)

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to sec. 25a WpHG:

Chain of controlled undertakings:
BlackRock Holdco 4 LLC, BlackRock Holdco 6 LLC, BlackRock Delaware Holdings
Inc., BlackRock Institutional Trust Company National Association

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instruments:
Contract for Difference / - / -

Munich, 20 October 2014
The Board of Management