Release of an announcement according to Section 25 of the WpHG

[the German Securities Trading Act]

2015/10/01

WKN 843002
ISIN DE0008430026
(BlackRock)

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

Notification I:

1. Listed company:

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

2. Notifier:

BlackRock Inc., Wilmington, DE, USA

3. Triggering event:

Falling below threshold

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:

5%

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

28 September 2015

6. Total amount of voting rights:

0.00% (equals 0 voting rights) calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued: 166,843,961

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion:

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: 6.38% (10,651,512 voting rights)

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:

Falling below threshold

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:

5%

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

28 September 2015

6. Total amount of voting rights:

0.00% (equals 0 voting rights) calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued: 166,843,961

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion:

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: 6.27% (10,467,548 voting rights)

Notification III:

1. Listed company:

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

2. Notifier:

BlackRock Financial Management Inc., Wilmington, DE, USA

3. Triggering event:

Falling below threshold

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:

5%

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

28 September 2015

6. Total amount of voting rights:

0.00% (equals 0 voting rights) calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued: 166,843,961

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion:

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: 6.27% (10,467,548 voting rights)

Munich, 1 October 2015
The Board of Management