Release of a Notification of Major Holdings of 16.12.2015

2015/12/17

WKN 843002
ISIN DE0008430026
(Warren Buffett)

1. Details of issuer

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

2. Reason for notification

Acquisition/disposal of shares with voting rights

3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation

Name:
Mr Warren E. Buffett

City and country of registered office:
United States of America (USA)

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

16.12.2015

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 2.46% % 2.46% 166,843,961
Previous notification 3.04% % 3.04%

7. Notified details of the resulting situation

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

ISIN absolute in %
direct (Sec. 21 WpHG) indirect (Sec. 22 WpHG) direct (Sec. 21 WpHG) indirect (Sec. 22 WpHG)
DE0008430026 100,000 4,007,952 0.06% 2.40%
Total 4,107,952 2.46%

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

Type of instrument Expiration or maturity date Exercise or conversion period Voting rights absolute Voting rights in %
n/a %
Total %

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

Type of instrument Expiration or maturity date Exercise or conversion period Cash or physical settlement Voting rights absolute Voting rights in %
n/a %
Total %

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

Full chain of controlled undertakings starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity:
Name % of voting rights (if at least held 3% or more) % of voting rights through instruments (if at least held 5% or more) Total of both (if at least held 5% or more)
Mr. Warren E. Buffett n/a % n/a % n/a %
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. n/a % n/a % n/a %
National Indemnity Company n/a % n/a % n/a %

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